Since most of us will be stuck at home throughout the Movement Control Order (MCO), you’re probably looking for some new shows to start and of course, binge on, especially with all that extra time chilling at home!
Astro’s ongoing “Discover Your Stories” campaign is bound to get you hooked on something new, and maybe even on a show you’d never thought you’d watch…
Still from What’s My Name: Muhammad Ali (2019 documentary)
Here are 5 special documentaries and docuseries exploring real life events or influential people that have moved many and even shaken the world with both good and bad intentions:
1. Becoming Warren Buffett
This documentary chronicles Buffett's evolution into one of the wealthiest and most respected men in the world. Allowing the filmmakers to record intimate details of his day-to-day personal life, as well as access to never-before-released home movies and family photographs, Buffett is seen in this candid portrait as a man possessed of a truly unique, generous and fertile mind.
The story of an ex-cop turned security auditor who rigged McDonald's Monopoly game promotion for a decade, stealing millions of dollars and building a vast network of co-conspirators across the US.
3. Apollo 11
A look at the Apollo 11 mission to land on the moon led by commander Neil Armstrong and pilots Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins.
4. What's My Name: Muhammad Ali (Part 1 & 2)
One of the most iconic figures in athletic history, Muhammad Ali's incredible story from world champion boxer to inspiring social activist is explored through his own voice and never-before-seen archival material.
5. Being Serena
A look at how tennis legend Serena Williams takes on pregnancy and motherhood while still being the most dominant player on the court.
Hope you’ll enjoy these suggestions! Stay home and stay safe, guys!
by Kyle Roshen Jacob