Tom Crabtree, Tight End for the Green Bay Packers, to play significant role in pro gaming documentary, “Die Noobs.”


Green Bay, Wisconsin, January 10, 2013 –
Green Bay Packer Tight End, Tom Crabtree, agrees to a role in professional e-sports gaming documentary, “Die Noobs.” Emmy nominated director Erik Cieslewicz to helm the documentary portrait of two casual gamers who set their sights on winning a professional gaming tournament. An inside look at one of the world’s fastest growing professional sports, “Die Noobs” will feature exclusive insight from some of the top pro gamers, celebrities and athletes across the globe as they attempt to teach a couple of “noobs” how to become masters.

Cieslewicz, a recipient of an Edward R. Murrow Award for investigative journalism, and one of the most respected up-and-coming filmmakers in Washington D.C., will capture the humorous and fascinating journey in a groundbreaking format. Cieslewicz describes his unique vision as “If Rocky and The Office and Reddit made love, it would be this film.

Besides being one of the best blocking tight ends in the NFL, Green Bay Packers Tom Crabtree is a self described gamer, rocker, and winner. From guitar hero to Call of Duty, Crabtree has considered himself a gamer long before he ever stepped on the sacred ground of Lambeau Field. If you’re ever waiting for the newest release in the Green Bay area, best look for Tom Crabtree in the line at midnight.

The film will feature a soundtrack of pumping electronic music from YouTube sensation Pinn Panelle and other artists that will, according to Cieslewicz, “rip your head off.”

“Die Noobs” will leave audiences “laughing hysterically and motivated to win multiple championships.”

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