“Renee” tells the story of Renee Richards‘ battle to enter the 1977 U.S. Open as the first transgender tennis player. Simultaneously, it follows her today as she struggles to cope with a life of contradictions and personal conflict. Through interviews with tennis legends, family, friends and experts from the transgender field, a story of perseverance, breakthrough and hardship unfolds.


• Renee
— ESPN2: 10:30 p.m.

• Renee
— ESPN Classic: 1:45 a.m., 5 p.m.

As Renee Richards

As Richard Raskin


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