Bill Simmons is engaged in a marathon chat right now on ESPN.com. He’s taking the typical questions about the NFL conference championships, the NBA, and various pop culture themes, but a couple readers asked about the 30 for 30 series and where it’s going. Some of the information is out there in various places, but some was new to us.
The collected facts below.
We have some superior projects in the works right now – our goal is to run between 6-8 sports docs per year on par with the best “30 for 30″ docs. And there are so many good ideas and good filmmakers that I think we can pull it off. Four good ones that I can mention are definitely coming down the pike: The Fab Five, Bartman, Renee Richards and the 86 Masters. The Bartman one is going to be incredible.
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