An upcoming biographical drama, King Richard, is based on the hard-working father of Venus and Serena Williams, Richard Williams. Reinaldo Marcus Green is all set to direct the movie based on a script by Zach Baylin. The movie will be produced by Will Smith, Tim White, Trevor White, and James Lassiter.
Undoubtedly, the movie will be a hit as the project is quite hard-hitting. Under the production companies of Overbrook Entertainment and Star Thrower Entertainment, the film has been slated to release in 2021.
King Richard: Release Date and Cast Details
Originally, the biopic was set to release on November 25, 2020, but the Corona pandemic has brought us a simultaneous delay in all the upcoming releases. Warner Brothers have postponed a handful of releases, and King Richard is one of them. The movie will now release on November 19, 2021. Filming began in January 2020, and it is impossible to apprehend when it resumes.
King Richard has the most extraordinary cast, and we have the full list right here. Richard Williams will be played by Will Smith, Brandi Williams by Aunjanue Ellis, a young Venus Williams by Saniyya Sidney, a young Serena Williams by Demi Singleton, Rick Macci by Jon Bernthal, Paul cohen by Liev Schreiber, Steven by Noah Bean, Nancy Reagan by Judith Chapman, Anne Worcester by Katrina Begin and Will Hodges by Dylan McDermott.
King Richard: Plot Narrative and Trailer
The narrative of the movie is focused on Richard Williams, who dreamt of making his daughters, Venus and Serena Williams, the best tennis players in the world. The movie will follow his hardships, the struggle, the practice, and how he pulled off his dream.
Together, Venus and Serena Williams have won 30 Grand Slam singles titles and four Olympic gold medals. From the start, both of the sisters have reigned every tennis court they have set foot on. And this, along with their father, will be their story.
The production for the movie was halted due to the Corona pandemic, and it is uncertain when will it resume. So, a trailer should not be expected until mid-2021. But, we can expect teasers and snaps as soon as the production resumes.