Two specials filmed in Palm Beach County have been nominated for 2020 Primetime Emmy Awards! ESPN’s The Last Dance about basketball legend and Jupiter Bears Club resident Michael Jordan is up for three golden statuettes, including Outstanding Documentary. Jordan was interviewed for the docuseries at an oceanfront home in Ocean Ridge.
Netflix’s Cheer, a hit that showcased a college cheerleading team trying to make it to an annual competition in Daytona, nabbed six nominations. Cheer features Gabriella Butler, a renowned cheerleader, YouTuber and television personality. Several scenes were filmed as Gabi visited her home in Boca Raton. Both series are currently available on Netflix. The 2020 Emmy Awards will air September 20th on ABC as a reimagined, socially distanced event due to COVID-19. For more, visit emmys.com/awards.