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Mike Tyson's Limited Edition Series On Hulu: Confirmed

Mike Tyson is one of the most spectacular and recognized fighters in the history of boxing.

He was the undefeated world heavyweight boxing champion from 1987 to 1990 and..

the youngest boxer to ever win the heavyweight title, having won it at the age of 20.

MIKE

Tyson

was convicted of rape in 1992 and sentenced to ten years in prison. He was eventually released in March 1995, but...

he made headlines again in 1997 when he notoriously bit a piece of Evander Holyfield's ear off during a boxing battle.

"Mike,"

an eight-episode series, will premiere on Hulu on August 25, 2022.

Karin Gist, the show's creator, told Entertainment Weekly, 

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"The show is not supposed to be a love letter or an indictment, which is why we had to include all the good, the bad, and the complexities of both."

KARIN GIST

"Mike" delves into the spectacular and troubled life of global athletic sensation Mike Tyson.

The showrunner is KarIn Gist, with Steven Rogers being the series writer and directorial credits going to Craig Gillespie.

The series cast includes: Trevante Rhodes, who plays Tyson and is joined by Russell Hornsby, Harvey Keitel, Laura Harrier, and Li Eubanks.

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