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“This Should be Good”- Serena Williams Reacts to Father’s Inspirational Biopic Starring Will Smith

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Venus Williams and father Richard

Exactly a week after its grand inaugural, the 2020 Tokyo Olympics continues to grab center stage attention. Providing some enthralling battles and fierce encounters, the tennis event has been the highlight of the tournament so far.

 

 

However, just as the competition enters its final days, big news coming from America has stolen the spotlight from Japan. World-famous entertainment company Warner Bros. recently released the trailer to their production ‘King Richard’, the inspirational biopic of Serena Williams and Venus Williams‘ father, Richard Williams.

How Serena and Venus Williams' Father Helped Push the Sisters to Tennis Stardom

Venus and Serena Williams in 1998

Twitter erupted as the iconic Will Smith perfectly brought to life the lead character of Richard. Undoubtedly, the emotional trailer sent fans into a frenzy. It left not just fans but various entities from the sporting world speechless, too.

Eager to witness the journey of a man who gave the world not one but two tennis greats, ecstatic fans couldn’t contain their excitement.

As the news grabbed headlines, Serena Williams took to her Instagram, sharing the mesmerizing visual.

Watch Will Smith as Venus and Serena Williams' father in King Richard

“This should be good”- Serena Williams

The trailer tells the gripping tale of Richard Williams, who dedicated his life to training the Williams sisters.

Right from the time the sisters turned 5 until today, he coached them, mentored them, and shaped them into the world-renowned athletes they are.

Sharing the first footage of this remarkable story on Instagram, Serena said, “This should be good.”

Will Smith rocks shorts and knee high socks on the set of his new movie trailer

The trailer sparked a worldwide conversation as excited fans and followers demanded the movie be released right away.

Serena’s coach, Patrick Mouratoglou, was among the many that hailed both the trailer and the man behind it. Tweeting praise for Richard, he said, “Richard Williams not only shaped a World No. 1… but two!

He achieved one of the most incredible results in sports history and opened a door for many parents to believe that their child can do it – and for that, he deserves to make it to the big screen.”