'The Last Dance' Producers Are Finalizing a Stone Cold Steve Austin Documentary

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LAS VEGAS, NV - JANUARY 08: Actor and WWE personality "Stone Cold" Steve Austin appears at a news conference announcing the WWE Network at the 2014 International CES at the Encore Theater at Wynn Las Vegas on January 8, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The network will launch on February 24, 2014 as the first-ever 24/7 streaming network, offering both scheduled programs and video on demand. The USD 9.99 per month subscription will include access to all 12 live WWE pay-per-view events each year. CES, the world's largest annual consumer technology trade show, runs through January 10 and is expected to feature 3,200 exhibitors showing off their latest products and services to about 150,000 attendees. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Wrestling fans itching to relive the glory days of Stone Cold Steve Austin are in for a cinematic treat. 

It's likely that the producers responsible for ESPN and Netflix's wildly popular docuseries 'The Last Dance' about Michael Jordan and the six-ring dynasty Chicago Bulls are crafting something similar focused on the legendary WWE wrestler. 

Ringside commentator Lilian Garcia spilled the tea on the upcoming project during an interview with Chris Van Vliet, as she told him how producer Jake Rogal let her know that a podcast interview she conducted with Stone Cold circa July 2018 where they discussed his extreme shyness as a kid sparked the idea for the documentary.

"WWE reached out to me first. They were like, 'Somebody from 'The Last Dance' is going to reach out to you, they want you involved in [a] documentary,'" she recalled. "I was like, 'Wait, what?' So I end up getting reached out by them and it was funny because my husband and I were currently watching the documentary as this message was happening. So when Jake reached out to me I'm like, 'Jake, I'm literally watching your documentary right now. This is amazing.'

"Come to find out they want to do a documentary for Stone Cold Steve Austin and it's coming out next year. And he gave me the biggest compliment, he said, 'Your interview with Steve that you did on Chasing Glory was what made us realize that we wanted to do a different documentary,' because he's had a few already."

Additional details surrounding the director, distributor, exact timing, and more are a mystery. Stay tuned.