Fri, 27 Sep 11.30pm
An intimate portrait and cautionary tale of Colombian drug lord Pablo Emilio Escobar Gaviria's unchecked megalomania.
Mon, 30 Sep 12.30am
Saddam Hussein may not have written the book on the modern day dictator alone but he certainly added his own distinct chapters.
Sun, 13 Oct 11.30pm
Featuring American Suge Knight, this episode reveals the promising boy beneath the complicated man who injected gangsterism into West Coast rap.
Mon, 28 Oct 4.30pm
Facing Trump offers an unabashed look at the controversial 45th president of the United States.
Wed, 30 Oct 4.30pm
Facing Putin reveals what the ruthless Russian president may have done to fend away his enemies and achieve his goals.
This limited series reveals epic tales of opposition against some of the world’s most powerful icons, from Pablo Escobar to Arnold Schwarzenegger. Explore the public figures’ minds and motivations through rare archival footage and intimate interviews with their opponents: real people facing off against giants.
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