HBO presents the two-part documentary “THE GOLDEN BOY,” directed by Fernando Villena. Part one premieres on Monday, July 24, followed by part two on July 25, both airing at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT. Stream both episodes on HBO Max starting July 24. Having had its world premiere at the 2023 Tribeca Festival, the film delves into the life of Oscar De La Hoya. From his Olympic success to his rise as a boxing superstar, the documentary uncovers the complexities behind the public image, revealing De La Hoya’s personal struggles and the weight of the unattainable nickname “The Golden Boy.”
About The Golden Boy TV Show
"The Golden Boy" is a captivating two-part documentary directed by Fernando Villena. It explores the remarkable journey of Oscar De La Hoya, an Olympic boxing gold medalist and celebrated professional boxer. Hailed as a hometown hero and a role model, De La Hoya's charismatic persona and heartfelt story captivated the nation. However, behind the polished facade lies a complex tale of triumphs, inner turmoil, and the burden of living up to his famous nickname. Through candid interviews and rare archival footage, the documentary offers an intimate portrayal of De La Hoya's struggles, demons, and the quest for self-acceptance. It is a compelling exploration of a boxing legend's rise, fall, and the untold story behind "The Golden Boy."Keep track of the cancel/renew status of all your favorite shows. Check out and bookmark our TV shows cancelled in 2019-20 season and TV shows renewed for 2020-21 season lists.