FOX Sports Media Group will kick off its groundbreaking six-part series this Sunday.For the first time ever, soccer fans will have the opportunity to take a look inside a Barclay's Premier League locker room on television thanks to FOX Sports Media Group's groundbreaknig new television series BEING: LIVERPOOL.
Academy Award nominee and Golden Globe winner Clive Owen has been selected to narrate the six-episode series that is set to debut next Sunday. The show will be available to a worldwide audience of well over 300 million homes.
BEING: LIVERPOOL profiles Liverpool FC, one of soccer’s most iconic and influential sporting institutions. FOX Sport's cameras have been allowed inside the club's locker room, and will be on-site during the team’s
formative transition under new manager Brendan Rodgers. Never before has this type of access
been seen inside a global soccer power.
Owen’s inclusion adds another layer of authenticity to BEING: LIVERPOOL, as the renowned English actor, who has worked with some of the biggest names in Hollywood, is a lifelong fan of the Anfield club. You may know Owen from hit movies Closer, Beyond Borders and Inside Man, among many others.
FSMG’s BEING franchise gives fans a deep, thoughtful look at the superstars and teams of today from their point-of-view at critical junctures and telling moments that show the viewer who and what they really are. It is intended to be an all-access invitation into the personal and professional lives of some of the iconic people and institutions in today’s sporting landscape, beginning with Liverpool.
BEING: LIVERPOOL premieres Sunday, Sept. 16 on FOX, either preceding (3 p.m. ET) or following (4:30 p.m. ET) local NFL on FOX singleheader coverage, with two repeats that night on FOX Soccer. The program repeats throughout the week on National Geographic Channel, FOX Sports Networks and FUEL TV. MundoFOX, America’s newest over-the-air Spanish-language broadcast network, debuts the series on Sept. 22 (2 p.m. ET).
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