Matt Smith


Lorton Entertainment



About the project

ROONEY is a captivating feature length documentary with unprecedented access to the life and career of a global sports-star and England’s greatest ever striker. Directed by BAFTA winning Matt Smith.

ROONEY follows the journey in the career of English football great Wayne Rooney, from his professional debut at the age of 16 to becoming Manchester United and England’s all-time top scorer.

Starring: Wayne Rooney, David Beckham, Thierry Henry, Rio Ferdinand, Arsene Wenger and many more

Soundtrack to be released soon …

Some impressions

„Emotional documentary clears every hurdle“

The Guardian

Pictures from the World Premiere


The Guardian

„Documentary cements Wayne Rooney’s status as a sporting great and a family man, along with a healthy dose of public humiliation“

the full review

Evening Standard

„A portrait of a flawed genius“

the full review