Derek Jeter is getting his version of “The Last Dance.”
ESPN announced Tuesday a six-part documentary series that will tell the story of of legendary Yankee Shortstop and current Marlins CEO Derek Jeter.
The project, which is expected to be released sometime in 2022, will be titled “The Captain.”
“The documentary series will use Jeter’s journey as a vessel to tell a larger cultural story that explores race, family, community, rivalries and more. The heartbeat of the project is candid access to the man who helped restore shine to a team, a city, and a culture,” ESPN said in a release.
The series is being executive produced by Spike Lee, Mike Tollin, Mandalay Sports Media, Excel Sports Management’s media arm Excel Media, and Connor Schell, in association with The Players’ Tribune and Major League Baseball.