Air dates set for Nine for IX series
ESPN Films and espnW on Wednesday released the air dates for Nine for IX, a documentary series focused on captivating stories of women in sports told through the lens of female filmmakers.
The series, from the producers of 30 for 30 and executive produced by Robin Roberts and Jane Rosenthal, will premiere July 2 on ESPN and air consecutive Tuesday evenings at 8 p.m. each week.
Nine for IX film topics include an intimate look at Pat Summitt, college sports' most successful coach, the largely unknown history of Olympic gold medal-winning figure skater Katarina Witt and her link with East Germany's secret police and the focus of sex in the marketing of female athletes.
The air dates are as follows (listed with each film's director):