‘Enough With The Idol Worship, Just Give Us Good Content’: Internet Blasts Netflix For ‘Unnecessary’ David Beckham Documentary, Claim ‘This is Why Netflix is Failing’

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Becoming one of its most appealing collections, Netflix has produced some of the most captivating documentaries including David Attenborough: A Life on Our Planet, Formula 1 Drive to Survive, The Andy Warhol Diaries, and many more.

Drive to Survive
Netflix documentary ‘Formula 1 Drive to Survive’

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While mainly focusing on true crime, such as Murder Among the Mormons, Sophie: A Murder in West Cork, Memories of a Murderer: The Nilsen Tapes, and many more, it still has a diversified assembly of documentaries and will be expanding it in their next installment.


Bend it like Netflix

In its latest production, Netflix has partnered with Football legend David Beckham to produce a documentary on his life. Confirming the news on his Instagram account, the footballer declared:

I’m excited to confirm that I am partnering with @Netflix on a documentary series about my life and career … The series will feature unseen archive, untold stories as well as interviews with the people who have been a part of my journey.

David Beckham
David Beckham with his wife, Victoria Beckham.
Furthermore, the documentary will be directed and produced by Oscar winner Fisher Stevens and Primetime Emmy winner John Battsek. The series will follow the life of David Beckham from his childhood to his career in football.


Really? One more?

Despite his strong fan following and the existence of a large football viewership, many fans are not excited about the documentary, calling it unnecessary, by stating how the footballer doesn’t have such an interesting life to learn about in the first place.

David Beckham
David Beckham, back in his career

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Netflix has been pumping out documentaries especially true crime without hesitation, so many are facing the fatigue of documentaries. But, with the promise of unseen footage from his life being included in the documentary, there is a possibility that the fans might be proven wrong.


Written by Nikhil Makwana

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Nikhil Makwana is a writer for FandomWire, with interests in DC comics, anime, indie films, independent films, and Nicolas Cage. He’s pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in BBA,LLB from IFIM Law School. When he’s not writing, he reads books such as the classic Dune series and existential essays from Albert Camus and Jean-Paul Sartre.