CBS ALL ACCESS ANNOUNCES "TEXAS 6" DOCUSERIES TO PREMIERE THURSDAY, NOV. 26
Debuting on Thanksgiving, Docuseries Follows High School Six-Man Football Team
NEW YORK, N.Y. - Oct. 14, 2020 - CBS All Access, ViacomCBS' digital subscription video on-demand and live streaming service, today announced a new original series order for TEXAS 6, a docuseries from Jared Christopher ("Titletown, TX") which will debut Thursday, Nov. 26. The eight-episode series takes place in Strawn, Texas and follows the Greyhounds, a high school six-man football team under the direction of Coach Dewaine Lee, as they attempt a three-peat for the 6-Man Football State Championship. While football remains the spine of Strawn, TEXAS 6 ultimately depicts the spirit of a small town and a team that shows up for one another on and off the field. All eight episodes will be available to binge on Nov. 26 exclusively for CBS All Access subscribers.
"We are thrilled to continue our expansion into unscripted programming with TEXAS 6," said Julie McNamara, Executive Vice President and Head of Programming, CBS All Access. "Jared has uncovered an emotional and riveting story of perseverance, sportsmanship and grit, set in the little-known world of six-man football. His commitment to and devotion to the subject and individuals is apparent from the first scene, and we are excited to showcase the Greyhounds' season this Thanksgiving."
TEXAS 6 joins CBS All Access' growing slate of original series that currently includes THE GOOD FIGHT, THE TWILIGHT ZONE, TOONING OUT THE NEWS, NO ACTIVITY, WHY WOMEN KILL, INTERROGATION, THE THOMAS JOHN EXPERIENCE and TELL ME A STORY, as well as the upcoming limited event series THE STAND, THAT ANIMAL RESCUE SHOW, THE MAN WHO FELL TO EARTH, and GUILTY PARTY. CBS All Access is also the exclusive domestic home to STAR TREK: DISCOVERY, STAR TREK: PICARD, the animated series STAR TREK: LOWER DECKS, and the upcoming U.S.S Enterprise-set series STAR TREK: STRANGE NEW WORLDS.
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