HBO is poised to relaunch docu-series "State of Play"
Ever since HBO Sports premiered State of Play: Trophy Kids, way back in 2013, the docu-series left viewers wanting more. HBO viewers wanted more great storytelling, and a much more deeper look into the darker side of competitive athletics.Finally, State Of Play will pick back up, this month with three captivating stories that are sure to create buzz. The show's topics include: Violence In Sports, An Underdog Prizefighter’s Pursuit Of A Title, and The Palestine National Football Team’s Quest To Compete Amidst Strife.
The three new episodes are put together by HBO Sports and executive producers Peter Berg ( Lone Survivor, Live To Tell) and Matthew Goldberg. The first episode "Inherent Violence", debuts Tuesday, Dec. 13 (8:00-8:30 p.m. ET/PT) on HBO. While the two other episodes are slated for the following two nights (Wednesday December 14, Thursday December 15) at the same time.