Apple TV+ also revealed a new trailer of They Call Me Magic. It is a four-part docuseries that also chronicles the life, career, and also activism of NBA star legend Earvin “Magic” Johnson.
The new series also has set to taken an extremely intimate look into the former basketball player’s private life and also showcases as he has set to be managed to make the best out of his career on and off the court. It seems that the new series premiers in late April.
They Call Me Magic: Plot
The new trailer opens with tight off the bat, Johnson himself as it has been scoffed at the concept with the nickname of “Magic” and thinking about no one would ever take him seriously along with a name just like that. He little did know, “magic” also was exactly what he had done on the court. The new talent has been elevated him to the status of one of the best basketball players the world has ever seen.
It also revealed that the trailer is Johnson’s determination has not to let an HIV diagnosis define his life and also his legacy. It seems that the “wake-up” call that reveals the virus also given him was that he had needed to be a role model for the Black community, and also retiring the number of 32 jerseys had never been the end of his career. Johnson states that to make the differences in the community far he outshines his achievements in championships.
They Call Me Magic: Cast
This spy-thriller docuseries has been directed by Rick Famuyiwa who also has an experienced hand in telling such inspiring stories to belong to Black folk as he also directed 2015’s Dope and episodes of Showtime’s The Chi. This docuseries features Cookie Johnson, EJ Johnson, Larry Bird, LL Cool J, Snoop Fogg, Samuel L. Jackson, Michael Jordan, Shaquille O’Neil. T5he former American president Barack Obama, Fred Stabley Je., Dwayne Wade, Jerry Westy, Micahel Wilbon.
They Call Me Magic: Release Date
This Apple TV+ docuseries will release on 22nd April 2022.
Here is the trailer:
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