The Last Dance has been a roaring success for ESPN. And now former New England Patriots and current Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady is in line to get the docuseries treatment.
Sports and a lot of other forms of entertainment have come to a halt due to the global coronavirus pandemic. People were hungry for sports content, and ESPN delivered. It looks like they are about to get at it again.
The Last Dance centered around Michael Jordan’s legendary career over its 10-episode span. According to Rick Porter of The Hollywood Reporter, Brady’s story will be told in nine, to line up with his nine Super Bowl appearances. The title: Man in the Arena. It will air in 2021.
ESPN even tweeted out a trailer for the documentary.