Mike Tyson’s authorized limited series is coming and Jamie Foxx will executive produce and star as Iron Mike Tyson, himself. The limited series, titled “Tyson.”
The project has been many years in the making. It was initially announced as a feature film in 2014 and was set to see the Oscar-winner play Tyson with Terence Winter writing the script.
“I have been looking to tell my story for quite some time,” Tyson, 54, said in a statement. “With the recent launch of Tyson’s sports league Legends Only League and the excitement from fans following my return to the ring, now feels like the perfect moment.