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  • FACING...

  • Premieres September 4th at 10pm HKT, 9pm BKK/JKT
  • National Geographic Channel


Profiling icons through the point of view of their biggest rivals. Facing Icons will tell its stories in a bold cinematic style, featuring original interviews with those that "faced" history's most successful people, along with journalists, reporters and other members of the media that were on the front line who will bring a dynamic play-by-play of the drama that unfolded, all seamlessly interwoven with archival footage and iconic photographs that will fill out the story and present a never-before-seen insight into these world beating movers and shakers.


  • Facing...: Facing Escobar
    An intimate portrait and cautionary tale of Colombian drug lord Pablo Emilio Escobar Gaviria's unchecked megalomania.
  • Facing...: Facing Suge Knight
    Featuring American Suge Knight, this episode reveals the promising boy beneath the complicated man who injected gangsterism into West Coast rap.
  • Facing...: Facing Saddam
    Saddam Hussein may not have written the book on the modern day dictator alone but he certainly added his own distinct chapters.
  • Facing...: Facing Trump
    Facing Trump offers an unabashed look at the controversial 45th president of the United States.
  • Facing...: Facing Putin
    Facing Putin reveals what the ruthless Russian president may have done to fend away his enemies and achieve his goals.
  • Facing...: Facing Schwarzenegger
    From bodybuilder to blockbuster action star to comedy king and then politician, Schwarzenegger is one of the greatest immigrant success story of our time.