In the world of sports, performance enhancing drugs (PEDs) have become its biggest enemy and biggest addiction for some. Thanks to filmmaker Bryan Fogel, we enter the shady world behind the scenes of sports that many haven’t seen before. The upcoming Netflix documentary film Icarus is set to capture the politics behind doping within sports as a Russian scientist becomes the tour guide to the country’s sports mysteries of unfortunate death, Olympic controversy, plus the involvement of Vladimir Putin and the Russian government. A nation’s coverup for doping and hiding in the shadows is finally exposed and brought to the light.
Netflix’s Icarus will officially begin streaming on August 4. Let us know if this is a must watch for you.