Emma Stone to play Billie Jean King in Battle of the Sexes
Flickering Myth (blog)
Fox Searchlight has found its Billie Jean King for the upcoming Battle of the Sexes, with Emma Stone signing on to star opposite Steve Carell's Bobby Riggs in the movie, which details the 1973 inter-gender match between the two tennis champions.
Emma Stone To Play The Role Of 'Billie Jean King' In “Battle Of The Sexes”
Movie News Guide
Emma Stone would be starring in Fox Searchlight's “Battle Of The Sexes” and it has been confirmed. She would be playing role of Billie Jean King in the movie. “Battle Of The Sexes” is a film revolving around gender battle tennis match. Read to find ...
Emma Stone Returns to Play Billie Jean King in 'Battle of the Sexes'
There are currently three movies in the works about Billie Jean King. The one potential version that appears closer to first reaching theaters is the Fox Searchlight production called Battle of the Sexes, directed by Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris ...
Emma Stone Will Be Billie Jean King in 'Battle of the Sexes'
The film is a retelling of the tennis player's exhibition match against Bobby Riggs (Steve Carrell, The Big Short) during the 1970s when women's rights was one of the country's top social issues. King would go on to beat Riggs which made the event one ...
Can Jeb Bush rise again? Look to Florida for clues
It was the tennis match of the century, Washington-style: Jeb Bush and brother Marvin versus two women champions, Chris Evert and Pam Shriver. Then-President George H.W. Bush set up the 1989 match, which took place on a private court in the Hart ...
Broncos mailbag: Peyton and Brock ... but mostly Peyton
Delieep - I remember reading something about Chris Evert after she finished her great tennis career. She said as you get older, you can still play great, you just can't do it as often. That's what happened to Manning when he was healthy this year. He ...
Tennis Briefs(3): Rubin Wins WC, Anisimova Profile, Chris Evert Charity
USTA Florida (press release) (blog)
AnisimovaUSTAFL Few junior tennis players win their first title at the International Tennis Federation's highest level, but Hallandale Beach's Amanda Anisimova did just that last week in Mexico City. The unseeded 14-year-old picked up the winner's ...
Chris Evert's Tennis Celebs take over Delray Beach
It's the 26th year tennis legend Chris Evert has shared her celebrity friends with tennis fans in Delray Beach, raising more than 20 Million dollars along the way. This year's Pro-Celebrity Tennis Classic included comedian and political commentator ...