One of poker’s greatest enigmas might be revealing all in a documentary about his life, at the moment being filmed at the WSOP.
Despite being one in all the greatest names in the sport, Phil Ivey stays very a lot a thriller in the poker world. He is famously very shy and guarded, regardless of being identified for crushing the greatest video games in poker.
That seems set to alter as a documentary about his life is being filmed proper now.
No additional particulars as but, however a movie crew has been noticed following Ivey round and letting folks know they could seem on it in the event that they stroll into shot:
Noticing this posted in the match areas pic.twitter.com/h41yN0dwpL
— Kevin Mathers (@Kevmath) June 13, 2022
Ivey’s story actually has the potential to make for a fascinating documentary and hopefully will probably be accessible someplace widespread like Netflix. There is such a deep properly to faucet from in phrases of content material together with his early days enjoying underage, his heads-up matches with Andy Beal, the Rail Heaven days at Full Tilt, his 10 WSOP bracelets and his notorious edge-sorting circumstances.
We might be in for a wealthy interval of poker documentaries as there is additionally a Doyle Brunson documentary being produced. Given Ivey and Doyle are buddies, it will not be a shock if there was some kind of crossover between the two.
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