Facing

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  • 2016
  • 1 Season
  • 6.8  (82)

"Facing" is a limited series that reveals epic tales of opposition against some of the world's most powerful icons, from Pablo Escobar to Arnold Schwarzenegger. Explore the public figures' minds and motivations through rare archival footage and intimate interviews with their opponents: real people facing off against giants.

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Facing Schwarzenegger
5. Facing Schwarzenegger
September 27, 2016
From bodybuilder to action star to politician, Facing Schwarzenegger is an unabashed look at the life of a man who followed his dreams. Hear from actor Lou Ferrigno; "Commando" co-star Rae Dawn Chong; action star Carl Weathers; producer and director Ivan Reitman; Schwarzenegger"™s former training partner Ric Drasin; and Rep. Tom McClintock, who ran against Schwarzenegger for California governor.
Facing Putin
4. Facing Putin
September 20, 2016
Told by those who know him best, this is the story of Vladimir Putin -- one of the world's most notorious leaders.
Facing Suge Knight
3. Facing Suge Knight
September 13, 2016
Straight outta Compton and into university on a football scholarship, Suge Knight's NFL dreams ended abruptly in 1982 with a gun incident that forever redirected his life. This event was the first of many turning points in the track star, rap mogul and accused murderer's remarkable life. Discover the promising boy beneath the complicated man who actively injected gangsterism into West Coast rap.
Facing Saddam
2. Facing Saddam
September 6, 2016
See Saddam Hussein, the "godfather of dictators," through the eyes of the people who survived his terror and experienced his love. Interviewees include journalist Dan Rather; Dr. Mowaffak Al-Rubaie, who oversaw Hussein’s execution; and Gen. Charles Horner, who commanded the U.S. air assault on Iraq during Desert Storm.
Facing Escobar
1. Facing Escobar
August 30, 2016
Follow the tale of drug lord Pablo Emilio Escobar Gaviria, who built his cocaine empire on bribes, bodies and trust.
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"Facing" is a limited series that reveals epic tales of opposition against some of the world's most powerful icons, from Pablo Escobar to Arnold Schwarzenegger. Explore the public figures' minds and motivations through rare archival footage and intimate interviews with their opponents: real people facing off against giants.

Facing is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (5 episodes). The series first aired on August 30, 2016.

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Facing is available for streaming on the National Geographic Channel website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Facing on demand at Amazon, Vudu, Google Play and Apple TV.

  • Premiere Date
    August 30, 2016
  • IMDB Rating
    6.8  (82)