Netflix‘s Athlete A will be a documentary based on the sports scandal. This documentary will follow the story of Larry Nassar, who was accused of sexual abuse by many female athletes’.
The documentary would also show how the authorities investigation he matter in two years, which leads to the imprisonment of Nassar.
Athlete A is a story of Maggie Nichols, who is a gymnastic player and stated that this all started during her training period at the age of 15, where She was being helped by Nassar, who was one of the best doctors for her back treatment.
Nichols is one of the best, most celebrated athletes of this generation and was one of the first to open the horrifying ordeal that she faced during her training and back injury.
In the statement by the newspaper, the athlete revealed that she had faith with all the treatment that Nassar had been giving to her. But later then he started touching her inappropriately, but she could say nothing because she was told the Nassar was one of the best doctors in the sports industry.
Nichols also said, “I trusted what he was doing first, but then he started touching me inappropriately I didn’t think he should.
He didn’t have gloves on, and he didn’t tell me what he was doing. There was no one else in the room, and I accepted what he was doing because adults told me that he was the best doctor, and he could help relieve my pain.”
After this, many other girls came forward and testified against Nassar, including athletes like Jeanette Antolin, Simone Biles, Rachael Denhollander, Gabby Douglas, Aly Raisman. More than 150 women came testified against him, and later, he was arrested in December 2016.
The police found many prove against him, and he was sentenced to 60 years in prison for child pornography and was also sentenced for 40-125 years of imprisonment for sexual assault.
This documentary is about the brave women who came forward to expose the sports industry’s dark horrors.
This documentary will be a voice for women who are scared to talk about their issues and will change to help people not be so blind concerning sexual assaults. “Athlete A” will be a game-changer and an eye-opener for people who are not aware of the issues that people face even in the best of Sports academies.