Warner Bros. have released the official trailer for the upcoming biographical drama King Richard.
The official synopsis for the film is as follows:
Based on the true story that will inspire the world, “King Richard” follows the journey of Richard Williams, an undeterred father instrumental in raising two of the most extraordinarily gifted athletes of all time, who will end up changing the sport of tennis forever. Driven by a clear vision of their future and using unconventional methods, Richard has a plan that will take Venus and Serena Williams from the streets of Compton, California to the global stage as legendary icons. “King Richard” is a profoundly moving film that shows the power of family, perseverance and unwavering belief as a means to achieve the impossible and impact the world.
The film is written by Zach Baylin, directed by Reinaldo Marcus Green, and stars Will Smith, Aunjanue Ellis, Saniyya Sidney, Demi Singleton, Tony Goldwyn, Jon Bernthal, Dylan McDermott, Andy Bean, Kevin Dunn, Craig Tate, Susie Abromeit, Katrina Begin, Judith Chapman, Noah Bean and Erin Cummings.
King Richard is scheduled for cinematic release, as well as same day HBO Max release where the streaming service is available, on the 19th November 2021.