Facebook is looking at its biggest original program yet, as it gears forr a 13-episode Christiano Ronaldo docuseries.
The program is being produced by Matador Content and Religion of Sports, founded by Tom Brady, Michael Strahan, and Gotham Chopra’s production company Dirty Robber. The budget is a healthy US$10 million.
The entire package is being put together by CAA. All media partners are remaining silent at the moment, but buzz is building as a deal seems to be fast approaching.
With Ronaldos global celebrity and 120 million Facebook followers on his official Page, its easy to see the appeal.
Now a newly minted Juventus striker, there’s more than enough excitement to capture the attention of fans inside, as well as outside of football fandom.
Ronaldo is also trying his hand at producing, creating a show about a diverse group of high-school girl soccer players in upstate New York.
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