/phenoms: series

documentary series

/series premiere promo


credits:  producer (20 episodes)           

editor (1 episode)           

client:        Fox/Fox Sports 

runtime:  50 mins

PHENOMS premiered on May 25, 2018 on FOX to coincide with the FIFA World Cup in Russia. Known as the largest sports documentary series of all time, our cameras followed 60 up-and-coming star players from 20 countries for over three years as they all chased their dreams to play for their national teams on the world stage. 

The sports series was a resounding success internationally as well, having been broadcast in over 30 markets as fans across the globe gathered to celebrate the world’s game. The entire series is currently available on Hulu, iTunes, and Amazon.

/ep 01 – the attackers

Featuring the hottest young international stars, The Attackers follows the world’s best goal scorers and how they navigate success, fame, loss, and expectations as international superstars.

featuring: dele alli (england)                  

                        paulo dybala (argetina)                   

                        marco asenio (spain)                   

                        gabriel jesus (brazil)                   

                        hirving lozano (mexico)                   

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dele alli’s rising success

/ep 02 – the defenders

A look at four young defenders at wildly different stages in their professional careers as they navigate club and country to reach their dreams.

featuring: alysanne sylla (senegal)

kenny tete (netherlands)

davinson sanchez (columbia)

marquinos (brazil)

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kenny tete’s last match

/ep 03 – the goalkeepers

Showcasing the personalities, relationships and mental toughness of a team’s last line of defense, four young goalkeepers fight to become first choice for their club and country. 

featuring: jack butland (england)                  

alphonse areola (france)

gastón guruceaga (uruguay)      

aleksandr selikhov (russia)

/selected scene

aleksandr selikhov’s big chance

/ep 04 – the playmakers

The mid-fielders are the brain behind their teams, and these rising young stars must navigate the pressures of national stakes as countries begin dropping from qualification for the World Cup. Featuring a behind the scenes look into the team USA on the road to Russia.

featuring: kellyn acosta (usa)                  

corentin tolisso (france)

leon goretzka (germany)                

roman zobnin (russia)

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aleksandr selikhov’s big chance

/ep 05 – the creators

As the World Cup approaches, these defensive midfielders must navigate their personal and professional careers on the road to Russia 2018 before all hope is lost.

featuring: oliver burke (scotland)

ousmane dembele (france)

orbelín pineda (mexico)

callum o’dawda (ireland)

moses simon (nigeria)                   

/selected scene

callum o’dowda plays for


/international episodes

/ep 06 – usa

/ep 07 – brazil

/ep 08 – germany

/ep 09 – mexico

/ep 10 – spain

/ep 11 – uruguay

/ep 12 – argentina

/ep 13 – england

/ep 14 – russia

/ep 15 – france

/ep 16 – columbia

/ep 17 – belgium, netherlands

/ep 18 – ghana, senegal, nigeria

/ep 19 – ireland, scotland, wales

/ep 20 – italy