Disney+ Shares Official Trailer for Docuseries “Becoming” Premiering September 18

Disney+ has shared the first trailer and announced the premiere date for the upcoming docuseries Becoming from ESPN Films and LeBron James.

What’s Happening:

  • This morning Disney+ released the official trailer for the new LeBron James produced docuseries Becoming.
  • The series will take a look at the personal stories of celebrities and athletes and how their hometowns and childhoods shaped who they are today.
  • All 10 episodes of Becoming will premiere exclusively on Disney+ on Friday, September 18.

Celebrity Stories:

  • The insightful and uplifting series tells the origin stories of 10 talented athletes, entertainers, and musicians including:
    • Adam Devine
    • Anthony Davis
    • Ashley Tisdale
    • Caleb McLaughlin
    • Candace Parker
    • Colbie Caillat
    • Julianne Hough
    • Nick Cannon
    • Nick Kroll
    • Rob Gronkowski

About the Series:

  • In this documentary-style series, shot in vérité, each episode centers around a visit to the celebrity’s hometown, touring important locations central to their upbringing.  A supporting cast of family members, coaches, teachers, mentors and friends are interviewed, sharing rarely heard anecdotes and insights into the star’s “becoming” story.  

Creative Team:

  • The series is produced by:
    • ESPN Films
    • The SpringHill Company
    • Wheelhouse Entertainment’s Spoke Studios
    • ITV America
  • Executive produced by:
    • LeBron James (The SpringHill Company)
    • Maverick Carter (The SpringHill Company)
    • Jamal Henderson (The SpringHill Company)
    • Philip Byron (The SpringHill Company)
    • Brent Montgomery (Spoke Studios)
    • Joe Weinstock (Spoke Studios)
    • Jordana Hochman (ITV America)
    • Rebecca Bruno (ITV America)
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