Defying Gravity


This 6-Part Producer's Guild award-winning docuseries features 2021 Team USA hopefuls and renowned gymnasts Nadia Comaneci, Laurie Hernandez, Olga Korbut, Katelyn Ohashi, Aly Raisman, Jordyn Wieber, and over 30 more.

Exploring the events and milestones, hopefuls and icons, heartbreaks and triumphs of the sport, each episode of “Defying Gravity: The Untold Story of Women’s Gymnastics” raises questions on the most challenging and thrilling aspects of gymnastics. How do athletes preserve their passion, confidence, and voice in a sport that pushes them beyond their limits? How do gymnasts maintain their mental toughness and laser focus while contending with all the external pressures placed upon them? And in an era of difficulty-dominant scoring, how do athletes stay unafraid of their own power?