March 9, 2012
ESPN Documentary on Magic Johnson’s HIV Disclosure
The Announcement, a documentary about Magic Johnson’s HIV disclosure, will debut March 11 on ESPN, reports The Hollywood Reporter. The film explores the circumstances of his now famous press conference in 1991 when he announced his retirement from professional basketball because he had HIV. Presented by ESPN Films and NBA Entertainment, the film also explores how Johnson continues to cope with the disease. It features narration by Johnson and includes interviews with family, former NBA colleagues and other celebrities.
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