On Wednesday, May 23rd, Peter Rice, President 21st Century Fox and Chairman & CEO Fox Networks Group presented the LA Premiere of the ...
On Wednesday, May 23rd, Peter Rice, President 21st Century Fox and Chairman & CEO Fox Networks Group presented the LA Premiere of the new FOX Sports’ mini-series, PHENOMS which will debut today, May 25th on FOX. This captivating global sports documentary series chronicles the young lives and personal stories of rising soccer stars on their road to the 2018 FIFA World Cup.™ The screening also revealed the official participation of Multi-Michelin-star Chef and soccer enthusiast Gordon Ramsay of FOX’s MasterChef, Hell’s Kitchen and 24 Hours to Hell and Back as the Executive Producer and Voice of PHENOMS.
Among the crowd were notable sports legends, entertainment icons, high level executives and hosts from the FOX Network and FOX Sports family. Attendees included Academy Award nominee Minnie Driver; legendary soccer player Cobi Jones; James Tupper (Actor, Big Little Lies); Peter Rice, President 21st Century Fox and Chairman & CEO Fox Networks Group; Eric Shanks (President and COO of the FOX Sports Media Group); Stuart Holden (Former USMNT midfielder and member of 2010 USA World Cup team, studio analyst for FOX Sports); Rachel Bonnetta (Host, Fox Sports); Karyn Bryant (Host, UFC Tonight on Fox Sports); Warren Barton (Fox Sports Soccer Analyst); Rodolfo Landeros (Sideline Reporter, Fox Sports); A/J Jackson (Musician, Saint Motel); Kathryn Le (Comedian & Influencer); JGoldcrown (Artist); Yassir Lester (Comedian); Tierney Gearon (Artist/Photographer) and FAVOR Valentine (Singer).
The PHENOMS Creative Team also present included: David Worthen Brooks (Executive Producer) who introduced the film to the anticipated crowd as well Mario Melchiot (Executive Producer), Tony Sella (Executive Producer), Eric Shanks (Executive Producer), Steven Johnson (Producer), Arbi Pedrossian (Producer), Thomas Verrette (Producer) and Chris Perkel (Creative Director, US specials only).
The network television premiere of PHENOMS will kick-off with back-to-back episodes debuting on the network tonight: “Attackers” and “Defenders,” at 8 p.m. and 9 p.m. ET/PT on FOX. Episode 3, “Goalkeepers,” will air on Friday, June 1, at 9 p.m. ET/PT, ahead of the finale on June 8, when Episodes 4 and 5, “Playmakers” and “Creators,” will air back-to-back at 8 p.m. and 9 p.m. ET/PT.