DIRECTOR: Marc Levin
EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS: Marc Levin, Daniel Levin, LeBron James, Jamal Henderson, Maverick Carter, Philip Byron, Catherine Cyr, Joshua Gold, and Nicholas Lopez
SUPERVISING PRODUCER: Daphne Pinkerson
PRODUCER: Jackson Devereux
ASSOCIATE PRODUCER: Jillian A. Goldstein
EDITORS: Max Blecker, Cindy Lee, John Maidman, K.A. Miille
DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY: Daniel Levin
ORIGINAL MUSIC: Khari Mateen
I Promise (2020)
I PROMISE is an original documentary series featuring an in-depth look at the first academic year inside the groundbreaking I Promise School that opened its doors in 2018.
I PROMISE tells the story of LeBron James’ efforts to close the achievement gap in his hometown of Akron, Ohio through the eyes of the inspiring students who are resetting expectations of their futures.
The series explores the day-to-day trials, triumphs, and life-changing impact of the school staff, students and families working together in a unique, family-first educational environment that embraces the trauma and challenges many face in Akron.