Lolo premieres on May 21 at 7 p.m. ET on ESPNU
Olympic athlete Lori "Lolo" Jones is an expert at overcoming hurdles - both on the track and in life. ESPN Films' Lolo, the latest installment in the new SEC "Storied" documentary series, will explore Jones' trying journey thus far; rising from poverty and homelessness to be catapulted into world stardom, including a spot on the USA Olympic Track and Field team and celebrity status. Lolo will premiere on May 21 at 7 p.m. ET on ESPNU.
Directed by Rory Karpf with NASCAR Media Group, Lolo features personal interviews from Lolo Jones, her parents, siblings, coaches, teammates and Olympic gold medalist Jackie Joyner-Kersee, along with never-before-seen footage of Lolo in high school and during her 2011 surgery.