Coleen Rooney has secured a multimillion-pound take care of Disney for the rights of a tell-all documentary based mostly on the “Wagatha Christie” saga.
The programme, which can element her excessive court docket case towards Rebekah Vardy, will seem on the streaming service Disney+ after a bidding battle with Amazon Prime, Netflix and Discovery.
The documentary will likely be produced by Lorton Leisure, the corporate behind a programme made this yr about her husband, Wayne.
It is going to comply with the court docket case and the run-up to it, which left Vardy with a multimillion pound pay out to Rooney, after a verdict during which Mrs Justice Steyn, referred to Vardy’s proof as typically “inconsistent”, “evasive” or “implausible”.
Rooney, after conducting a sting operation, claimed that Vardy was leaking tales to the Solar from her non-public Instagram account. Vardy, who nonetheless denies the claims, subsequently sued Rooney for libel.
The Disney+ assertion stated “the three-part sequence will take viewers from the circumstances that led to her notorious Instagram submit that ‘broke the web’ all the way in which to Coleen being a profitable defendant”.
It added: “In a narrative for our instances, Wagatha Christie will reveal how fiercely decided and resilient Coleen needed to be in an effort to defend her household from the challenges offered by the standard and social media landscapes.”
The programme provides Rooney a chance to point out her facet of the story, all through which she remained silent exterior the witness field. It is going to additionally discuss by way of her teenage years and her expertise being married to one in every of Britain’s most high-profile footballers.