Emma Stone And Steve Farell In ‘Battle Of The Sexes’

Thursday, April 21st, 2016 - 15:10

Emma Stone And Steve Farell In ‘Battle Of The Sexes’

The actress will be seen playing tennis for her next biopic film with Steve Farell. The film is set on the historic tennis game of 1973 when tennis champion Bobby Riggs where he beat Billie Jean King.

The game was watched by almost 90 million people and was famously known as the ‘Battle of the Sexes’. Even after retiring in 1951, the tennis proclaims he can beat the top women tennis players at the age of 55! That’s some self-confidence!

The film will star Emma Stone as Billie Jean and Steve Farell as Bobby Riggs. The pair has previously worked for ‘Crazy Stupid Love’ as father – daughter. The movie is not titled yet and is being directed by Jonathan Dayton who directed ‘Little Miss Sunshine’.