Giannis Antetokounmpo documentary to showcase Bucks star's ascent from Greece to the NBA

MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) -- A new movie detailing the life of Milwaukee Bucks player Giannis Antetokounmpo is set for release. The feature-length documentary will be available for streaming on Monday, Feb. 19, offering viewers an in-depth look at the journey of the two-time NBA MVP.

Titled "Giannis: The Marvelous Journey," the film will premiere on Prime Video, showcasing the odyssey of Antetokounmpo from his early days in Greece to his rise in the basketball world.

According to a press release issued by Prime Video on Wednesday, Feb. 14, the documentary aims to deliver an intimate portrayal of Antetokounmpo’s life, tracing his beginnings on the streets of Athens as the son of Nigerian immigrants. It delves into his introduction to basketball, his ascent to stardom in Milwaukee and how he has transcended the sport into becoming a household name.

The film will feature interviews with Antetokounmpo, his family and notable figures from the basketball world, offering first-person insights into his life and career.

More information can be found by Prime Video online.

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