The much anticipated Idris Elba: Fighter will be premiering is this Sunday, 29 January, 9pm on Discovery Channel (Astro Channel 551).
In conjunction with the premiere, which airs on the second day of Chinese New Year, here’s the official trailer for Idris Elba: Fighter: https://youtu.be/g2rjd1c59vk as well as an Instagram shot that you may use on your social media platforms.
Shot in UK, Cuba, Japan, South Africa and Thailand, the three-part documentary series will discover Idris Elba’s lifelong ambition as a professional fighter, pushing himself to the limit, overcoming pain and fear while mastering specialized techniques and skills to ensure both his body and mind are fit. He will be receiving mentorship from former world champions, trainers and coaches to incorporate unorthodox training methods to increase his chances for the main event. The series will also feature his first no-holds-barred competition against a seasoned brawler.