Netflix has revealed “Full Swing” as the title of its upcoming docu-series following the PGA Tour and its biggest stars, and has also announced a premiere date and dropped a trailer for the show.
The eight-episode series will debut globally on Netflix on February 15 “Full Swing” showcases PGA players through their wins and losses, promising a behind-the-scenes look at what it takes to compete — and win — at the highest level. Men’s Pro Golf as described by Netflix. Defending PGA champion Justin Thomas (above left, with Jordan Spieth) is among the stars featured in the show. (Watch the trailer below.)
Also appearing in “Full Swing” is Rory McIlroy, who appears briefly in the trailer, as well as PGA players Colin Morikawa, Justin Thomas, Scotty Scheffler, Brooks Koepka, Ian Poulter, Joel Dahmen, Matt Fitzpatrick, Dustin Johnson, Tony Finau, Sahit Thegala. , Mito Pereira and Joaquin Niemann.
“If I want the game I love to be played by future generations, then the game has to move forward,” McIlroy says in the trailer.
For the first time, the series offers an inside look at some of the PGA’s biggest events, including last year’s 150th Open Championship in St. Andrews, Scotland, The Players, The Masters Tournament, PGA Championship, US Open and FedExCup Playoffs.
“Full Swing” was produced by Vox Media Studios and Box to Box Films in partnership with the PGA Tour, the company behind Netflix’s “Formula 1: Drive to Survive.” The series is executive produced by Vox Media Studios’ Chad Mom and Mark Olsen and Paul Martin and James Gay-Reese with Box to Box Films.
Watch the “Full Swing” trailer: