The Queen of Basketball

Breakwater Studios

From executive producers Shaquille O’Neal and Stephen Curry comes this engrossing profile of Lucy Harris, who scored the first points in women’s Olympic basketball and was the first woman officially drafted into the National Basketball Association, but has remained widely unknown.


Network/Station/Platform:  The New York Times Op-Docs. Creator:  Ben Proudfoot. Executive Producers:  Shaquille O’Neal, Stephen Curry, Mike Parris, Donnie F. Wilson, Erick Peyton, Jane Solomon, Adam Ellick, Ben Proudfoot. Co-Executive Producer:  Brian Tetsuro Ivie. Producers:  Ben Proudfoot, Lindsay Crouse, Elizabeth Brooke, Abby Lynn Kang Davis, Gabriel Berk Godoi, Brandon Somerhalder, Sarah Stewart, Christine Kecher. Associate Producers:  Yvonne Ashley Kouadjo, Brianna Pressey. Director:  Ben Proudfoot. Editors:  Stephanie Owens, Ben Proudfoot. Supervising Editors:  Regina Sobel, Andrew Blackwell. Talent:  Lusia Harris-Stewart. Cinematography:  Brandon Somerhalder. Sound/Music:  Nicholas Jacobson-Larson, Sean Higgins.