Becoming: Julianne Hough / 1×60 / Disney+ / ITV America / 2019
DOP creating stylised master IV & retracing the steps of Julianne’s early life in the UK, shot on Fs7, cine primes & CN7x17. Dir Dan Howlett / EP Rebecca Bruno / Pro Annalisa Horswell
Disney+ has ordered 10 episodes of Becoming, a docuseries which focuses on the upbringing of world-class entertainers, musicians and athletes, from LeBron James and his Springhill Entertainment, ESPN Films, Spoke Studios and ITV America.
Each episode of the documentary-style series, shot in vérité, will visit a celebrity’s hometown, touring important locations that were central to their upbringing. A supporting cast of family members, coaches, teachers, mentors, and friends will also be interviewed, sharing anecdotes and insight into the star’s “becoming” story. Julianne Hough, Caleb McLaughlin and Nick Cannon are among the celebrities who will appear in the series.
Becoming is produced in conjunction with LeBron James, Maverick Carter, Jamal Henderson and Philip Byron from SpringHill Entertainment. Brent Montgomery and Joe Weinstock executive produce for Spoke Studios; Jordana Hochman and Rebecca Bruno executive produce for ITV America.