The Golden Boy
World Premiere

The Golden Boy

Tribeca TV
| United States | 77 MINUTES

The Golden Boy is the definitive documentary unpacking the spectacular myths and painful truths behind the life of Mexican American boxing legend, business magnate, and cultural icon Oscar De La Hoya. The two-part documentary tells the story of a young, Mexican American boy from East LA with a gentle soul whose boxing talent, charismatic good looks, and heartwarming story of winning an Olympic gold medal for his dying mother combined to create the mythic character of “The Golden Boy.”

After the Screening: A conversation with director Fernando Villena, executive producers Mario Lopez, and Oscar De La Hoya.

Cast & Credits
Directed by
Fernando Villena
An HBO Sports Documentary
Fernando Villena
Executive Producer
Mark Wahlberg, Stephen Levinson, Archie Gips, Mario Lopez, Jeffrey Stearns, and David Wendell
US Distributor
An HBO Sports Documentary

Press Contact
Jami O'Leary
Tribeca Enterprises
New York, Phone: 908 418 6693

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