Posted Fri Sep 9, 2016 at 03:48 PM PDT by Steven Cohen
The upcoming documentary series will focus on the world’s number one tennis player.
Amazon has greenlit its latest original show. 'Novak' (working title) will follow the famed tennis player through the 2017 season, examining what drives and motivates him on and off the court.
"There are not enough superlatives to describe
Based on a concept by Alberto Scarpetta and Novak Djokovic, the series will give an unprecedented inside look into the life of a tennis legend over the next tennis season, including his professional life on and off the court—his mental and fitness routines and commitment to healthy food rules and habits—as well as his work in education reform with the Novak Djokovic Foundation and charities such as UNICEF, trips to his hometown in Serbia and even his daily journal entries. Featuring everyone on "Team Novak," the series will give viewers access to an incredible journey of growth and discovery in the making of a man and tennis legend.
"Passion, perseverance, commitment and self-awareness are key elements of a champion, but these are impossible to maintain without strong support around you. I am fortunate to have the support of both a caring family and a strong team working with me," said
An exact release date has not been announced yet, but 'Novak' will premiere exclusively through Amazon Prime Video in the US,
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