The Lionheart

TV-14 | biographies | 1 HR 48 MIN | 2024
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In 2011, two-time Indianapolis 500 champion Dan Wheldon, nicknamed “The Lionheart,” died in a horrific crash at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway that shook the world of motorsports to its core. Ten years later, Dan’s two sons follow in their father’s footsteps as they work through their loss the only way they know how: getting behind the wheel to race. 

HBO Sports Documentaries presents The Lionheart, a Time Studios Production and Stardust Frames Production in association with Words + Pictures and XTR. Director, Laura Brownson; producers Laura Brownson, Chapman Way, Maclain Way, and Carolyn Craddock; executive producers Ian Orefice, Loren Hammonds, Rebecca Teitel, Connor Schell, Aaron Cohen, Kristen Lappas, Bryn Mooser, Justin Lacob, and Andy Hsieh. For HBO: executive producers, Nancy Abraham, Lisa Heller and Bentley Weiner.