Television
"Mike Tyson: Undisputed Truth" Coming To HBO
By Luis Cuevas
Jun 26, 2013 - 9:31:30 AM

HOLLYWOOD—Former heavyweight champion Mike Tyson and filmmaker Spike Lee will bring Tyson’s stage show to HBO. “Mike Tyson: Undisputed Truth” is set to debut on HBO, which was announced by Michael Lombardo president of HBO programming.

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"Mike Tyson: Undisputed Truth"

 

Raw, honest, powerful and full of honor, the stage production features “Iron Mike” as he recounts the highs and lows of his life in the spotlight. He opens up about his troubled youth, boxing career, family and time spent in prison.

 

The program will be filmed in New York in July and is set to premiere on the network later this year. “Mike Tyson: Undisputed Truth” will be produced by Spike Lee, Mike Tyson, Kiki Tyson, Jon Kilik and James Nederlander. Spike Lee is set to direct the show, which was written by Kiki Tyson.

 

Tyson just recently wrapped up a ten week U.S. tour of “Mike Tyson: Undisputed Truth,” which debuted in Las Vegas in spring 2012 and ran on Broadway last summer.



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