ESPN’s 30 for 30: Nature Boy premieres tonight at 10PM EST


ESPN will premiere 30 for 30: Nature Boy tonight at 10PM EST, a 77-minute documentary chronicling the life of the one and only Ric Flair.

Shot over a period of two years, ESPN Films’ latest doc dives deep in the life of the Nature Boy to highlight the blood, sweat, tears, and sacrifice that Ric Flair made to become the best wrestler in the world.

Topics discussed in the 30 for 30 documentary are going to school, training with Verne Gagne, the plane crash, the origin of Woooo!, winning the title for the first time, his feuds and relationships with Dusty Rhodes, Hulk Hogan, Ricky Steamboat, and Sting, the Four Horseman, cheating on his wife, the art of selling, leaving WCW, his second run with WWE, retirement, moving to TNA, and more.

Interviewed for this documentary are Jim Cornette, Ricky Steamboat, The Undertaker, Arn Anderson, Sting, Tony Schiavone, Triple H, Shawn Michaels, Jim Ross, and many more.

To celebrate the premiere, Twitter even honored Flair with his own emoji which comes up when you type #NatureBoy.