In “King Richard” we get a view into the humble start of Venus and Serena Williams tennis careers. Richard Williams had a plan, a 78-page plan that he executed on and was determined to get his daughters, Venus and Serena into the Tennis Record Books. This movie is about that journey.
The story starts off with the Williams family’s early life in Compton, CA. The Williams sisters trained on the neglected tennis courts in Compton, often times late into the evenings. Their Mother, Oracene provided the balanced perspective and great intuition to help keep the girl’s lives as normal as possible. The story continues to the family’s move to Florida and Venus’s signing with Reebok.
The movie is very moving! The execution is good. Will Smith is very impressive as Richard Williams.
If you are a fan of Venus and Serena Williams, this movie is definitely worth a look.
“King Richard” is in Theaters and Streaming on HBO MAX
This is a 5 Star Movie!!