Showtime released the official trailer for the upcoming documentary Passion Play: Russell Westbrook, an intensely personal examination of one of the most dynamic and complex figures in professional sports. The documentary premieres on Friday, October 15 at 9 p.m. ET/PT on Showtime.
Executive produced by Westbrook and Donnell Beverly, Passion Play: Russell Westbrook features rare footage and extensive interviews with Westbrook, his family, former teammates Kevin Love and Nick Collison, and more. The documentary follows Westbrook’s journey from honor roll student and secondary high school player to singular force that defies his critics. Passion Play: Russell Westbrook reveals a caring and loyal family man who shares the entirety of his deeply rooted personal life, allowing viewers a chance to redefine who they think he is.
Passion Play: Russell Westbrook is co-directed by Religion of Sports’ co-founder and Emmy(R) Award-winning filmmaker Gotham Chopra (Kobe Bryant’s Muse, Tom vs. Time, Shut Up and Dribble), and Emmy Award-winner Erik LeDrew, Religion of Sports’ Creative Director.