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HBO Sports producing documentary on life of Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
HBO Sports producing documentary on life of Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

Lakers Hall of Fame center Kareem Abdul-Jabbar will be the subject of a new HBO documentary scheduled to be aired in early 2015. HBO Sports, partnering with Mandalay Sports Media and Iconomy Multi-Media & Entertainment, says it has already begun production and photography of the film on the life and career of Abdul-Jabbar. "Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is a legendary figure and an American sports icon," HBO Sports President Ken Hershman said in a statement. "While he has lived so much of his life in the media spotlight, his extraordinary story has never been explored in depth, and we are grateful to Kareem and his team for allowing us to bring this story to life." Abdul-Jabbar is the NBA's all-...

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