Charlie Daniels and Darius Rucker will join other singers, actors and athletes in SEC Storied. The documentary series will air on the new SEC Network, which launches on DISH Network and DIRECTV August 14. “The Stars Are Aligned” episode of the documentary series will feature 14 celebrities sharing their pasts, with each star representing a different college in the Southeastern Conference.
SEC Storied was launched by ESPN Films in September 2011 to tell the history of the conference. Rucker will represent South Carolina and Daniels will represent Tennessee. Other celebrities featured include Jason Dufner (Auburn), James Carville (LSU), Ashley Judd (Kentucky), Shepard Smith (Ole Miss), Amy Robach (Georgia), Willie Geist (Vanderbilt), Melissa Joan Hart (Alabama), Rick Perry (Texas A&M), Ralphie May (Arkansas), Emmitt Smith (Florida), Carl Edwards (Missouri) and Jonathan Papelbon (Mississippi State).
Kenny Chesney is also involved with the SEC Network. His new documentary, The Believer, about NCAA football coach Steve Spurrier, will air August 27.