WWE is ready to share its first documentary beyond the world of sports-entertainment as “HEAVEN” will premiere on the WWE Network next month.
It follows the story of a high school wrestler named Heaven Fitch, who became the first female competitor to win a boy’s state wrestling championship in North Carolina.
The synopsis for the documentary reads like, “HEAVEN tells the story of a trailblazing high school wrestler named Heaven Fitch. In 2020, as a junior, Fitch became the first female athlete to win a boy’s state wrestling championship in North Carolina, claiming the top spot in the 106-pound weight class. The film documents her inspiring journey up the ranks and the challenges she faced along the way, from proving doubters wrong to defying the odds and making history.”
Stephanie McMahon will present the introduction to the documentary and it will be narrated by WWE Hall of Famer Beth Phoenix. It premieres on March 7 starting at 10 a.m. ET and can be watched on-demand.
“The story of Heaven Fitch is the beginning of a new genre of storytelling for WWE Network Documentaries. She has inspired so many with her elite athleticism as well as her numerous accomplishments. We are excited to share Heaven’s championship story with the WWE Universe,” says Ben Houser, VP & Executive Producer, WWE Network Documentaries.
You can watch the entire trailer by clicking on the player below: