HBO to air “Mayweather/Pacquiao: At Last” special
- Updated: April 3, 2015
HBO Sports has announced that it has begun production on a one-hour special for the biggest fight of the year.
“Mayweather/Pacquiao: At Last” will be narrated by 24/7’s Liev Schreiber and focus primarily on Manny Pacquiao.
“This is the mega-fight fans have been anticipating for many years, and we are thrilled to chronicle Manny Pacquiao’s path to this defining moment in his career,” says Rick Bernstein, executive producer, HBO Sports. “This special will provide viewers with a narrative of how this fight came to be and spotlight Team Pacquiao’s preparations heading into the biggest challenge Manny has confronted in the ring. It will be a terrific primer for any viewer eager to go behind the scenes in the lead-up to May 2.”
The film will debut Saturday, April 18 (11:45 p.m.-12:45 a.m. ET/PT), immediately following the previously announced “HBO Boxing After Dark” doubleheader beginning at 9:45 p.m.
A special prime time replay will air on Thursday, April 23 (9:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. ET/PT).