Disney+ UK recently revealed the release date for the new Disney+ Original unscripted documentary series “Brawn: The Impossible Formula 1 Story”, a tale of success against adversity for the £1 Formula 1 team in 2009. The series will premiere on Disney+ in the UK and Hulu in the United States on November 15, 2023.
The series stars Keanu Reeves (“John Wick” and “The Matrix Resurrections”) as host and executive producer, in addition to Formula 1 legends Ross Brawn, Jenson Button, Nick Fry, Rubens Barrichello and Christian Horner. The unscripted documentary series hosted by Keanu Reeves tells the story of how Ross Brawn made the impossible happen in 2009. His understaffed, underfinanced, and independent team won the World Championship taking on the biggest titans of the industry – all after purchasing the team for just £1.
Go behind the scenes of this Formula 1 fairytale with the people who were there – on the track, in the garage and the boardroom – giving their own recounts of this miraculous year. With access to the F1 archives – much of it previously unseen – this series brings you along for the ride to victory, led by British F1 driver Jenson Button and Ross Brawn.
This series is a North One production developed, written and produced by showrunner Simon Hammerson with three-time BAFTA-winning executive producer Neil Duncanson and directed by 2022 Broadcast best sports documentary winner Daryl Goodrich, with Keanu Reeves as host and executive producer.
All episodes of “Brawn: The Impossible Formula 1 Story” will be available on Disney+ UK and available to stream on Hulu in the U.S. on November 15, 2023.