FX has actually revealed the best date for Welcome of Wrexham, the docuseries that will follow the titular towns football group which was acquired by actors Ryan Renolds (Deadpool) and Rob McElhenney (It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia). The series will best on Wednesday, August 24 at 10 p.m. ET/PT on FX.
The premiere of the series on FX will consist of the very first 2 episodes, with episodes streaming the next day on Hulu. The series follows the Wrexham Red Dragons, a having a hard time group in the National League, the fifth tier of the English Football League, and the earliest expert football club worldwide. The group was acquired by Reynolds and McElhenney through their RR McReynolds Business LLC banner in November 2020 and they were formally called the owners of the club in February 2021. The set have no experience in running a football group or any experience in the sport at all and have actually never ever interacted previously, the set hope that they will have the ability to craft an underdog story for the Welsh football club. The docuseries will follow their experiences as they try to turn the group around and get the entire world behind them.
The insane circumstance of 2 actors with no ties to football purchasing a group for a documentary series has actually had a couple of individuals cast doubt on the acquisitions authenticity, even being the topic of a joke in fellow football-centric series, Ted Lasso, though the set have actually consistently ensured everybody that they are series about this purchase and the group. In spite of what individuals might consider the acquisition, its difficult to state that the group hasnt reversed given that the 2 actors acquired the group. Their 2019-2020 season saw the group been available in 20th location in a league of 24 with 11 wins, 10 draws, and 18 loses. The next season was an enhancement as the 2020-2021 season saw the group been available in 8th location with a record of 19-11-12 with the group presently being in 2nd location in the National League for the presently continuous season at 26-10-7.
McElhenney and Reynolds will act as executive manufacturers on Welcome to Wrexham along with Nick Frenkel and John Henion. Even ahead of its best, FX has actually shown its dedication to the series, having actually currently offered the series a 2nd season order.
Welcome to Wrexham will premiere its very first 2 episodes on August 24 at 10 p.m. ET/PT on FX. The episodes will be offered to stream on Hulu the next day.