- Prime Video announces premiere date of September 12 for the feature-length documentary Kelce about Philadelphia Eagles team captain Jason Kelce.
- Kelce chronicles a challenging season for Jason Kelce as he confronts the decision of whether to retire from professional football.
- The documentary offers an intimate look into Kelce’s life, including the arrival of his third daughter, his chart-topping podcast, and a history-making Super Bowl appearance.
Streaming platform Prime Video has now announced a premiere date of September 12 for Kelce, with a new trailer teasing the feature-length documentary about Philadelphia Eagles team captain and All-Pro center Jason Kelce throughout the 2022-23 season. Coming courtesy of the official Prime Video YouTube channel, Kelce will now debut on the platform in time for the return of Thursday Night Football. Check out the trailer for Kelce below.
Kelce has been described as “an intimate and emotional feature-length documentary” that chronicles Philadelphia Eagles team captain and All-Pro center Jason Kelce’s 2022-23 season, which began with him confronting one of the most challenging decisions any professional athlete will ever face—is now the time to hang it up?
After deciding to return for his 12th NFL season, Kelce embarked on a remarkable journey, highlighted by the arrival of his third daughter; the debut of his chart-topping podcast New Heights, which he co-hosts with brother, Kansas City Chiefs All-Pro tight end Travis; and a history-making Super Bowl appearance that placed the entire Kelce family at the center of the sports world. But as the season came to a close, Kelce was still left grappling with what life looks like after he moves on from the game he loves, and if this hungry dog has one more run in him.
Presented by Prime Video Sports and Skydance Sports, Kelce is produced by 9.14 Pictures, Vera Y Productions, and NFL Films, Kelce is executive produced by Connor Barwin; David Ellison, Jesse Sisgold, and Jon Weinbach of Skydance Sports; and Ross Ketover, Pat Kelleher, and Keith Cossrow of NFL Films. Sheena M. Joyce, Don Argott, and Larry Platt serve as producers. Don Argott (Believer, Last Days Here) also serves as director.
Jason Kelce Is One of the Most Compelling & Influential Characters in Sports
Head of Prime Video Original sports content, Matt Newman, released a statement regarding the Prime Video documentary, describing Jason Kelce as “one of the most compelling and influential characters in sports.”
“Jason Kelce has established himself as one of the most compelling and influential characters in sports, both on and off the field,” said Newman. “We’re privileged to partner with Skydance Sports, 9.14 Pictures, Vera Y Productions, and NFL Films on this project, which welcomes fans into the psyche of one of the greatest centers in the history of the league for what is arguably the wildest and most eventful season of his illustrious career.”
“We are incredibly proud of this film, and thankful for the access, openness and trust given to us by the entire Kelce Family. We can’t wait to share it with everyone,” producer and director Don Argott and fellow producer Sheena M. Joyce said in a joint statement.
The documentary, Kelce, is now scheduled to premiere on September 12 exclusively on Prime Video, just ahead of the return of Thursday Night Football, which kicks off exclusively on Prime Video with the Minnesota Vikings visiting Kelce’s Eagles on Thursday, September 14.