ESPN Films: Renee
Growing up the ultimate alpha-male, Richard Raskind always felt different from other guys. Still, it wasn't until his 40s, after getting married and having a son, that Dick was reborn as RenÃ©e Richards. A dynamite tennis player, RenÃ©e took the sports world by storm when she attempted to enter the 1977 U.S. Open as a woman.
Directed by Eric Drath, this fascinating film chronicles Dr. Richard's surprising and affecting human story. Through interviews with friends, family and tennis legends, Renee is a revealing portrait of one individual's ability to persevere and transcend.