Cape Town, Monday 10 July 2023 – afrOkaans, in collaboration with acclaimed author, extreme sportswoman and adventurer, Lee den Hond, is proud to announce the development of an extraordinary sports documentary series, “.Unstoppable.” This groundbreaking 8-part series showcases the remarkable journeys of high-profile sports stars who have achieved unparalleled success in their careers, providing an intimate look into their lives both on and off the field.
Led by visionary concept creator Lee den Hond, whose achievements have earned her recognition as a true trailblazer in the sports- and business industry (visit https://leedenhond.com/), “.Unstoppable” aims to inspire viewers to challenge their limits and embrace the power of resilience and determination. This exceptional series delves into the personal and emotional journeys of these phenomenal athletes, celebrating their extraordinary achievements while revealing the profound impact they have had on their professional and personal lives.
Executive producer Handrie Basson, renowned for his exceptional storytelling prowess, is thrilled to be part of this inspiring project. He shares, “The concept behind ‘.Unstoppable’ aligns perfectly with our values at afrOkaans. We believe in the power of stories that uplift, motivate, and showcase the indomitable human spirit. This series will captivate audiences, delivering an immersive viewing experience that leaves a lasting impression.”
Adding to the stellar team is SAFTA-winning director David Enright (Devil’s Dorp), who brings his expertise in cinematic storytelling to “.Unstoppable.” With his unique vision and ability to capture the essence of human emotion, Enright will ensure that each episode of the series resonates deeply with viewers.
“.Unstoppable” is set to captivate audiences with its innovative format and production quality. The series employs intimate interviews with the sports stars themselves, accompanied by insights from sports psychologists, trainers, coaches, peers, and sports journalists. Through this compelling storytelling approach, viewers will gain a firsthand understanding of the athletes’ journeys and the resilience that propelled them to greatness.
Lee den Hond, the concept creator, expresses her excitement about “.Unstoppable”: “This series aims to celebrate the untold stories of these sports icons, revealing the human side of their achievements. By exploring their personal struggles, triumphs, and the qualities that make them truly unstoppable, we hope to inspire viewers to believe in their own limitless potential.”
With a tone that is honest, sincere, and uplifting, “.Unstoppable” embodies the values of determination, perseverance, and unwavering commitment. The series will feature stunning visuals and cinematic-style storytelling, immersing viewers in the athletes’ training facilities, homes, and competition venues. Every episode promises to deliver a captivating narrative that educates, inspires, and leaves a lasting impact.
Prepare to be inspired as “.Unstoppable” transcends traditional sports documentaries, immersing viewers in the emotional journeys of sports icons who have defied the odds. Stay tuned for further updates and be ready to embark on an unforgettable exploration of resilience and triumph.
.Unstoppable is copyrighted and owned by Lee Den Hond. All rights reserved.
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afrOkaans is an innovative online platform committed to producing compelling and diverse content that reflects the rich cultural tapestry of Africa. With a focus on storytelling that inspires, uplifts, and educates, afrOkaans aims to captivate audiences with its unique offerings across various media formats.
About Lee den Hond:
Lee den Hond is an accomplished concept creator known for her groundbreaking work in the entertainment industry. Her dedication to inspiring storytelling has earned her recognition as a true visionary. To learn more about Lee den Hond and her remarkable achievements, visit https://leedenhond.com/.
About David Enright:
David Enright is an acclaimed director who has garnered recognition and prestigious awards, including the South African Film and Television Award (SAFTA) for his documentary series ‘Devil’s Dorp’. With his exceptional storytelling skills and ability to capture the essence of human emotion, Enright is set to bring a powerful cinematic experience to “.Unstoppable.”