Richard Williams’ story is quite inspiring as, with no background in tennis at all, he managed to raise two of the game’s most impressive players in history all while overcoming his own fair oh
More famously, he drew up a 78-page plan for his two daughters’ professional tennis careers and trained them on his own in the sport on cracked, weedy public courts in Compton.
Due to their impressive skill, determination and their father’s early training, the Williams sisters went on to become two of the greatest athletes in history, with Serena arguably becoming the best tennis player ever.
As previously reported, Will Smith recently stepped away from reprising his role as Deadshot in the Suicide Squad sequel. Currently, the A-list actor is filming Bad Boys for Life alongside his former co-star Martin Lawrence and will portray “Genie” in Disney’s live-action Aladdin in the coming months.
According to Deadline, the movie will be titled King Richard and will be produced by Smith’s company, Overbrook Entertainment. The script is written by Zach Baylin.