New Boxing Drama May Air on HBO: Based on Mike Tyson’s Story

HBO has given the red light for a boxing pilot called ” Da Brick.” According the Hollywood Reporter, if all goes well, boxing fans will get a show that follows the life of a young boxer in Newark, Jersey.

It’s loosely based on boxer Mike Tyson’s life. It will be co-produced by Tyson and the man behind Entourage, Doug Ellin.