Producing team Craig Zadan and Neil Meron are in the early stages of developing and producing a comedy series inspired by the experiences of out soccer star Robbie Rogers.
This Saturday CNN en Español will air "Journey Of The Gay Athlete" dubbed in Spanish and called "La Travesia del Atleta Gay." The documentary first aired in English in January. Check your local listings for the time.
"Journey of the Gay Athlete": The story of 3 athletes sharing their story about sports and being gay
The "Journey of the Gay Athlete" documentary follows 3 professional athletes: Blake Skjellerup, Robbie Rogers and Brittney Griner who discuss the struggles they faced as gay-identified sports figures.
Months after going public about their sexuality, major league and pro athletes have found their careers heading in different directions.
Robbie Rogers on Sunday became just the second male pro team athlete in the US to be out while active, and the first to ever set foot on the field during his league's season.
Former US National Soccer team and Columbus Crew player Robbie Rogers came out on his blog late last week. Many former teammates, athletes, and sports media entities weighed in on the decision made by Rogers and the effect it will have on the sports community.
Former (and maybe future?) U.S. Men's National Team soccer player Robbie Rogers has come out as gay.