The Athletes Behind HBO's Mockumentary '7 Days In Hell'
HBO's new tennis spoof "7 Days In Hell" seems ridiculous, but draws its inspiration from plenty of well-known tennis personalities and events.By Tom Kackley | July 10, 2015
HBO's new mockumentary "7 Days in Hell" premieres Saturday and appears to make fun of some real-life tennis legends — as well as everything you would see in an ESPN "30 for 30" documentary.
The film spoofs two outrageous tennis superstars locked in a week-long Wimbledon match.
So that got us thinking: which real-world athletes and events sparked the ideas behind the movie?