Watch the first episode of NBC’s new Golden Rose: 18K Gold Chain documentary series here
Posted On June 20, 2021
By DAVID LEMON-JONES, Associated PressThe Golden Rose is a series about 18-year-old gold chain artist and model Sam Sauer who was diagnosed with brain cancer and died of the disease in May 2017.
In the first installment, titled “Golden Dawn,” the story is told through interviews with Sauer’s family, friends, and co-workers.
The series also explores the life of Sauer, whose life was marked by depression, isolation and loss.
The show is set to air on NBC on Thursday, June 7.
The Golden Dawn is part of NBC Entertainment’s push into programming for the young audience.
In the fall, the network will introduce the upcoming Golden Hour, a scripted drama starring Jason Mantzoukas.