Watch the first official trailer for the anticipated docuseries ‘Mike Tyson: The Knockout’


Mike Tyson

American network ABC has released the first official trailer for the highly anticipated docuseries ‘Mike Tyson: The Knockout.’ The series promises to highlight ‘the climb, the crash and the comeback’ of Tyson, taking a deep dive into the life and legacy of the legendary athlete and his iconic career.

Mike Tyson: The Knockout features appearances from various talking heads, will use ABC News archival footage and will even feature unaired footage of interviews with the man himself. Featured heavily in the trailer is actress Rosie Perez, famously known as the First Lady of Boxing, who explains in the clip, “Mike Tyson was called the baddest man on the planet because he was the baddest man on the planet.”

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The series will reportedly be four hours long and will start all the way back in Tyson’s childhood, taking viewers to where he is today. Mike Tyson: The Knockout will air later this month on May 25, at 8 p.m. EST, with the second part airing on June 1. The series will also be available to stream on ABC and Hulu and video on demand. Watch a snippet of a recent ABC interview with Tyson and watch the full trailer, right here.


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