ESPN, Marvel Docuseries Highlights Real-Life Sports Heroes
Marvel and ESPN forged a bizarre partnership to create a docuseries drawing connections between real-world athletes and Marvel superheroes.By Ben Lawson | January 8, 2015
If you ever thought your favorite athletes reminded you of superheroes, then ESPN and Marvel have something for you.
"This is the search for real-life superpower," a narrator says in a promo for ESPN's new documentary.
The two companies, both owned by Disney, have teamed up for a documentary titled "1 of 1: Genesis" that makes connections with Marvel superheroes and the world's top athletes.