Archive for May, 2021

Kennelly Part of Netflix Project

Wednesday, May 26th, 2021

Deadline.com announced a project yetsterday that Netflix is developing with Charlize Theron that involves Keala Kennelly and her cohorts who fought for pay equality in professional surfing and won. The movie will be based on an article written by RPRT friend Daniel Duane for NY Times Magazine. For more information you can read HERE.

Tia Blanco To Appear on “The Ultimate Surfer” on ABC

Thursday, May 6th, 2021

The cast for ABC’s “The Ultimate Surfer” has been announced and Tia Blanco has been revealed to be part of the cast. The series, produced by the same folks who do “The Ultimate Fighter,” will air starting August 23rd, 2021. The 14 athletes filmed over summer 2020 (during COVID and managed to do it safely) where they lived and surfed at the iconic Surf Ranch in Lemoore, CA. Be sure to tune in and for more information you can go HERE.