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30 for 30

The documentary series focuses on notable sports happenings. 

Cast:
Randy Moss

Crew:
Ray Liotta (Narrator), Michael Rapaport (Narrator), Chuck D. (Narrator), Rory Karpf (Director), Dan Marks (Director), Jon Weinbach (Director), Jonathan Hock (Director), Billy Corben (Director), Marquis Daisy (Director), Thaddeus Matula (Director), Joe Lavine (Director), Cayman Grant (Director), Ryan Fleck (Director), Michael Rapaport (Director), Jeff Tremaine (Director), John Dower (Director), Zak Levitt (Director), Ezra Edelman (Director), Nanette Burstein (Director), Jeff Zimbalist (Director), Michael Zimbalist (Director), Jason Hehir (Director), Brian Koppelman (Director), David Levien (Director), Kevin Connolly (Director), Sam George (Director), Daniel h. Forer (Director), Eric Drath (Director), Ken Rodgers (Director), Michael Bonfiglio (Director), Fritz Mitchell (Director), Coodie Simmons (Director), Chike Ozah (Director), Maura Mandt (Director), Josh Swade (Director), Daniel Gordon (Director), John Singleton (Director), Cruz Angeles (Director), Ron Shelton (Director), Steve Nash (Director), Ezra Holland (Director), Barbara Kopple (Director), Lisa Lax (Director), Nancy Winters (Director), Lisa Lax (Producer), Nancy Winters (Producer), Reggie Bythewood (Director), Al Szymanski (Director), Johnny Knoxville (Director), Spike Jonze (Director), Brett Morgen (Director), Ice Cube (Director), Clifford Bestall (Director), Morgan Freeman (Producer), Lori Mccreary (Producer), Bill Couturié (Director), Sean Pamphilon (Director), Royce Toni (Director), Adam Kurland (Director), Lucas Jansen (Director), Steve James (Director), Dan Klores (Director), Kirk Fraser (Director), Albert Maysles (Director), Mike Tollin (Director), Barry Levinson (Director), Peter Berg (Director)

9/2/15
08:30 PM
"Elway to Marino"  The 1983 NFL Draft was highlighted by a record six quarterbacks being taken in the first round, including John Elway and Dan Marino.  (Repeat) ESPNU
9/2/15
10:00 PM
"The Best That Never Was"  Filmmaker Jonathan Hock documents the rise, fall and comeback of running back Marcus Dupree. From a highly recruited prospect through a forgettable college career at the University of Oklahoma, Dupree ultimately uses football to redeem himself.  (Repeat) ESPNU
9/4/15
10:00 PM
"The Best That Never Was"  Filmmaker Jonathan Hock documents the rise, fall and comeback of running back Marcus Dupree. From a highly recruited prospect through a forgettable college career at the University of Oklahoma, Dupree ultimately uses football to redeem himself.  (Repeat) ESPNU
9/5/15
12:00 AM
"Jordan Rides the Bus"  In 1993, following the murder of his father, Michael Jordan shocked the world of sport when he turned his back on basketball to take up minor league baseball.  (Repeat) ESPNCL
9/5/15
06:00 AM
"Rand University"  Exploring the enigma of former NFL great Randy Moss leads back to his hometown of Rand, West Virginia.  (Repeat) ESPNU
9/5/15
07:00 AM
"Requiem for the Big East"  A recollection of the original Big East Conference, from its simple beginnings and regional rivalries to its national prominence as one of the most successful college basketball leagues, and how it ended up fighting for its survival.  (Repeat) ESPNCL
9/5/15
09:00 AM
"When the Garden Was Eden"  An examination of the New York Knicks during their NBA championship runs in the 1970s.  (Repeat) ESPNCL
9/5/15
10:30 AM
"Playing for the Mob"  Mobster Henry Hill once helped to orchestrate the fixing of Boston College basketball games. Narrated by Ray Liotta, who portrayed Hill in the movie "Goodfellas."  (Repeat) ESPNCL
9/5/15
12:00 PM
"The Price of Gold"  A profile of a January 6, 1994, incident at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships, where an unknown attacker strikes Nancy Kerrigan - an assailant that is later revealed to be a hit man hired by the ex-husband of Kerrigan's rival, Tonya Harding.  (Repeat) ESPNCL
9/5/15
03:00 PM
"Survive and Advance"  North Carolina State, coached by Jim Valvano, was a huge underdog in the 1983 NCAA Final vs. top-ranked Houston - resulting in one of the greatest college basketball upsets ever.  (Repeat) ESPNCL
30 for 30

Premise
As part of its 30th anniversary celebration, ESPN looks back at notable sports happenings that occurred from 1979 to 2009 with this documentary series featuring 30 films from some of Hollywood's finest directors and producers. Peter Berg, Barry Levinson, John Singleton, Spike Jonze, Dan Klores, Barbara Kopple, Ron Shelton and Albert Maysles are among the filmmakers involved, and the stories told include the shocking trade of Wayne Gretzky in 1988, the Baltimore Colts' nighttime move in 1984, Reggie Miller's rivalry with the New York Knicks, the death of Len Bias in 1986, a profile of George Steinbrenner and his family business, and a look at Michael Jordan's attempt at a baseball career. A new series of 30 films premiered in October 2012 with ``Broke,'' about the challenges athletes face in managing their money.

Cast:
Randy Moss (Actor)

Crew:
Ray Liotta (Narrator) , Michael Rapaport (Narrator) , Chuck D. (Narrator) , Rory Karpf (Director) , Dan Marks (Director) , Jon Weinbach (Director) , Jonathan Hock (Director) , Billy Corben (Director) , Marquis Daisy (Director) , Thaddeus Matula (Director) , Joe Lavine (Director) , Cayman Grant (Director) , Ryan Fleck (Director) , Michael Rapaport (Director) , Jeff Tremaine (Director) , John Dower (Director) , Zak Levitt (Director) , Ezra Edelman (Director) , Nanette Burstein (Director) , Jeff Zimbalist (Director) , Michael Zimbalist (Director) , Jason Hehir (Director) , Brian Koppelman (Director) , David Levien (Director) , Kevin Connolly (Director) , Sam George (Director) , Daniel h. Forer (Director) , Eric Drath (Director) , Ken Rodgers (Director) , Michael Bonfiglio (Director) , Fritz Mitchell (Director) , Coodie Simmons (Director) , Chike Ozah (Director) , Maura Mandt (Director) , Josh Swade (Director) , Daniel Gordon (Director) , John Singleton (Director) , Cruz Angeles (Director) , Ron Shelton (Director) , Steve Nash (Director) , Ezra Holland (Director) , Barbara Kopple (Director) , Lisa Lax (Director) , Nancy Winters (Director) , Lisa Lax (Producer) , Nancy Winters (Producer) , Reggie Bythewood (Director) , Al Szymanski (Director) , Johnny Knoxville (Director) , Spike Jonze (Director) , Brett Morgen (Director) , Ice Cube (Director) , Clifford Bestall (Director) , Morgan Freeman (Producer) , Lori Mccreary (Producer) , Bill Couturié (Director) , Sean Pamphilon (Director) , Royce Toni (Director) , Adam Kurland (Director) , Lucas Jansen (Director) , Steve James (Director) , Dan Klores (Director) , Kirk Fraser (Director) , Albert Maysles (Director) , Mike Tollin (Director) , Barry Levinson (Director) , Peter Berg (Director)

Program data from Tribune Media Services, Inc.