Prepare to be glued to your screen with OSN, the region’s leading entertainment network, exclusively releasing new documentaries covering biographical, political, historical, technological, science and space, crime and other intruguing topics via their Reality Checks, a segment on the OSN News Channel.
One of the highlights of Reality Checks is ‘Very Ralph’, an HBO documentary that covers everything about Ralph Lauren’s extraordinary life, from his upbringing in the Bronx, his half-a-century-long marriage with Ricky Anne Loew-Beer, and candid interviews with Lauren himself.
The documentary is one in a series being launched as part of OSN’s Reality Check segment. Reality Check provides the best selection of intriguing and award-winning documentaries with a focus on different genres; biographical and human-interest stories, political, historical, technological, science and space, investigative, crime and other fascinating topics.
Also upcoming is Liberty: Mother of Exiles which explores the past and present of the iconic Statue of Liberty. With millions of immigrants seeking a better life in America, this film could not be a timelier reminder of the values that the statue has always stood for.
For the sports fans out there, mark your diaries for 7th December as the Diego Maradona documentary hits your screens. Constructed from over 500 hours of never-before-seen footage, this documentary centers on the career of celebrated football player Diego Armando Maradona and how a poor Argentinian boy became one of the greatest and most controversial footballers of the 1980s.
Another must-watch is Divide and Conquer: The story of Roger Ailes which chronicles from his early media influence on the Nixon presidency as Republican Party Booster to his controversial leadership at Fox News amid multiple allegations.
Other titles available include:
Harry and Megan: An African Journey (available on On Demand and Play)
An emotional glimpse into the lives of the Sussex’s, as they discuss the intense media scrutiny they’ve been under, the rumoured royal rifts, and the challenges they’ve faced in recent months
Whitney (available on On Demand and Play)
Filmmaker Kevin Macdonald examines the life and career of singer Whitney Houston. Features never-before-seen archival footage, exclusive recordings, rare performances and interviews with the people who knew her best.
What’s My Name: Muhammad Ali (available on On Demand and Play)
Chronicling the extraordinary life of one of the 20th century’s most iconic figures, this documentary explores Muhammad Ali’s challenges and triumphs through recordings of his own voice.
Don’t miss any of your favourites as you can also stream many of the titles anywhere and on any devices on OSN Play. Stay tuned as we bring you the best documentaries from the world of fashion, sports, music, entertainment, tech, science and others.
‘Very Ralph’ starts Saturday 16th November at 8pm KSA/9pm UAE.
‘Liberty: Mother of Exiles’ starts Saturday, 30th November at 8pm KSA/9pm UAE.
Maradona starts Saturday, December 7th at 8pm KSA/9pm UAE.
Divide and Conquer: The Story of Roger Ailes’ starts Saturday, December 14th at 8pm KSA/9pm UAE.