A new National Hockey League interview series promises unique chats between hockey icon Wayne Gretzky and celebrity fans of the game.
The NHL announced “The Great One on One” starring Gretzky in a press release to ET Canada. The multiplatform video series will feature “intimate conversations between some of the sport’s biggest fans and the game’s greatest player,” the NHL explained.
Three episodes of “The Great One on One” will debut over the next week. Episode 1 with “SEAL Team” and “Bones” star David Boreanaz premiered on Tuesday, May 29. The second episode debuts on May 31 with “Baby Driver” and “Mad Men” actor Jon Hamm. Episode 3 features “Waco” star Taylor Kitsch and airs June 3.
“I love to meet fans who have a passion for the game,” Gretzky said. “Jon, Taylor, and David are longtime hockey fans that know so much about this great game. This is a fun opportunity to learn about the stories of their fandom and the role the sport plays in the lives of some of Hollywood’s biggest stars.”
“Watching Wayne, Jon, Taylor and David talk hockey is so much fun to see. These are true passionate fans!” added NHL Chief Content Officer and Executive Vice President Steve Mayer. “Not only is Wayne Gretzky one of the most talented players of all time, he also has a great personality.”
Fans can watch “The Great One on One” on NHL’s website, YouTube channel, and other social media platforms.