A new sports drama is coming to Netflix as Redd Zone. Live streamers are not new to the sports arena, however, many of them Netflix Original genre focus is documentary or repositories such as newly released documents second season of Cheer or 2021 Naomi Osaka.
Redd Zone is a film, specifically focusing on a family found after the tragedy suffered by a football team. Emmy-nominated screenwriter Kristin Layne Tucker is attached to the project as is Oscar-winning director Matthew A. Cherry.
Jada Pinkett Smith has been cast for the lead role. She is producing with Miguel Melendez and Westbrook Studios Co-President and Head of Motion Picture Jon Mone. Howard Burkons and Brandon Magee will executive produce.
Here’s what we know more about Redd Zone.
Redd Zone release date prediction
The film was only recently announced and is currently in development. While we could see it coming later this year, we wouldn’t rule out a 2023 release either. We’ll keep you informed of more release date news.
Redd Zone actors
According to the film’s announcement, only Pinkett-Smith was cast. She is expected to play the lead role of Tia Magee, the main character of the film and the center of the story.
Redd Zone Summary
Summary over Limit line:
Redd Zone follows Tia Magee (Smith), a single mother who steps forward to help her sons and their high school soccer teammates, “The Bros,” heal from their wounds after a murder. Their best friend, Dominic Redd. One by one, The Bros started moving into her house, and soon 17 people were living under her roof. In the end, all of The Bros went to college, with four making it into the NFL.
Is Redd Zone based on a true story?
Yes, the movie is based on a true story. When he was killed, Dominic Redd was 15 years old. BETTING reports that he was stabbed to death in an attack perpetrated by three Latino teenagers who made derogatory statements about him prior to the deadly melee. Redd Zone dedicated to him and the community he left behind, who were greatly impacted by his death.
Tia Magee is the mother of executive producer Brandon Magee, a former NFL and MLB player. Redd is his best friend.
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