Amazon announces title of AFL docu-series Making Their Mark and March 2021 release date
The seven-part sports docu-series follows iconic AFL identities from six Australian teams throughout one of the most challenging seasons in AFL history
Making Their Mark will launch on Amazon Prime Video on March 12 in Australia and in over 240 countries and territories around the world
Sydney, Australia, Tuesday 8th December, 2020 – Amazon Prime Video announced today the new AFL docu-series, Making Their Mark, will launch globally on March 12 2021, and has launched the series teaser art in celebration of the upcoming docuseries.
Making Their Mark follows players and executives from six teams – Nic Naitanui (West Coast Eagles Ruckman), Stuart Dew (Gold Coast Suns Senior Coach), Stephen Coniglio (Greater Western Sydney Giants Captain), Eddie Betts (Carlton Football Club forward), Rory Sloane, (Adelaide Football Club Captain), and the Senior Leadership of the Richmond Football Club (Peggy O’Neal, Brendon Gale and Damien Hardwick) – as they pursue the ultimate goal of an AFL Grand Final victory, in a season like no other.
“We are thrilled to be announcing the release date, title and teaser art for Making Their Mark to our Prime Video customers in Australia and around the world,” said Erika North, Head of Originals, Asia Pacific, at Amazon Studios. “We’ve been investing in Australian content for several years, and are excited to add to that momentum with Making Their Mark which documents the thrilling 2020 AFL season. Prime Video has commissioned six Amazon Original series in Australia since 2019, including The Test: A New Era for Australia’s Team, a series of 10 stand-up comedy specials by some of Australia’s best comedians, LOL: Last One Laughing Australia, the upcoming Back to The Rafters and the Sydney reality real estate series.
Luke Tunnecliffe, executive producer of Making Their Mark from JAM TV Australia further explains, “It was important for us to share key moments of what goes on behind the scenes within the AFL throughout Making Their Mark. From locker room banter, coach’s sprays, on field collisions, management discussions and family life – this series captures the inner sanctum of the AFL landscape like never before! We are thrilled with the docuseries and can’t wait to share with audiences the daily determination, struggles, wins and losses each player, coach and administrator goes through every AFL season.”