Indie Trailer Sunday: 'Mike Tyson: Undisputed Truth' One-Man Show
"I know many of you are probably wondering what the hell Mike Tyson is doing up on stage tonight." Yes, exactly. But nonetheless it seems like this is an honest, open look at a controversial sports figure and his life. Today's indie trailer is for HBO's presentation of Mike Tyson: Undisputed Truth, the infamous boxer's one-man stage show turned into a documentary directed by Spike Lee. After finishing up a nationwide tour, Tyson's life story will be hitting HBO as a feature-length film. It sounds like this is the full story, with all the ups and downs, all the good and bad times that shaped Mike Tyson into the man he is today. Give it a shot.
Watch the official trailer for Spike Lee's Mike Tyson: Undisputed Truth, direct from HBO:
Synopsis: Raw, honest, powerful and full of humor, the stage production of "Mike Tyson: Undisputed Truth" features "Iron Mike" recounting his life’s highs and lows in his signature candid style. He opens up about his troubled youth, landmark boxing career, key people in his life, controversies, time in prison, self-examination, family and new beginnings. Tyson recently wrapped up a 10-week U.S. tour of "Mike Tyson: Undisputed Truth," which debuted in Las Vegas in spring 2012 and ran on Broadway last summer, with Lee directing. This documentary captures the experience of the Tyson one-man show for all to enjoy. HBO will premiere the doc on Saturday, November 17th at 8PM for those interested in seeing it. Curious?