Is Tom Brady going to have a TV series? Understanding “The Patriot Way” project centered on 7x Super Bowl champion

The New England Patriots fans will never forget the name of Tom Brady, who emerged as a lifesaver for the team and changed the fortunes of the team within a few seasons. After recognizing his superpower and entrusting him with the starter job, he led the Patriots to their first-ever championship in his debut year as a starter.

Tom Terrific’s nearly two-decade reign with Bill Belichick’s squad is now golden history. In Week 1 of the football season, they honored their hero at Gillette Stadium. Although the Patriots are no longer associated with the NFL great, his story is already being turned into a television series.

Is Tom Brady going to have a TV series?

The Gotham Group plans to produce a scripted limited series named “The Patriot Way” to commemorate Tom Brady’s illustrious 20-season Patriots career. The inspiration for this series comes from a 2018 book by Casey Sherman and Dave Wedge, both from Boston, titled “12: The Inside Story of Tom Brady’s Fight for Redemption.”

The show will be adapted by screenwriters Paul Tamasy and Eric Johnson. Ellen Goldsmith-Vein will produce the show for the Gotham Group. Interestingly, this marks the third collaboration between the screenwriters and authors.

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Reportedly, since TB12 and all of his former teammates are famous personalities, the filmmaking team won’t be requesting any image rights to represent the Patriots legend or the team. The Former Tampa Bay Buccaneers player is apparently not engaged in creating the series.

What is Tom Brady’s biopic series “The Patriot Way” to feature?

“The Patriot Way” will delve into Brady’s journey, starting with his entry into the NFL as a sixth-round pick. It will explore his remarkable achievement of winning six Super Bowls with the New England Patriots, the controversies that surrounded him during that era, and his ascent to becoming one of the greatest quarterbacks in the history of the sport.

The series will cover the Aaron Hernandez, “Spygate,” and “Deflategate” scandals in addition to the recently retired player’s disagreements with head coach Bill Belichick apart from focusing on his dazzling performance-based career with the Patriots.

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According to Tamasy and Johnson, the series’ primary goal is to throw a fresh perspective on the legendary Patriot’s player come-from-behind victories with the seven-time Super Bowl champion, while also presenting the dark side of success.

The New England Patriots dominated the professional sports landscape for 20 years. Our series will take the audience inside Gillette Stadium, famously known as Fortress Foxboro, to provide fresh insights into the thrilling, historic come-from-behind victories, the challenges that came with success, and the process of establishing a culture focused on winning at any price.

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