Released in UK cinemas this Friday, Battle Of The Sexes is the story of two public figures – tennis...
Released in UK cinemas this Friday, Battle Of The Sexes is the story of two public figures – tennis champion Billie Jean King (Emma Stone) and former player turned businessman and hustler, Bobby Riggs (Steve Carell) – who played an exhibition match in 1973 to prove a point. Riggs’s... Read more
Not quite a smash ….. This was the tennis match that hit the headlines in 1973 – no Grand Slam final, but an exhibition match in Atlantic City. And it was the two players who made it newsworthy: world number one on the women’s tour, Billie Jean King, and... Read more
Fox Searchlight Pictures is pleased to present three new Battle Of The Sexes featurettes, ahead of the film’s release next week. These featurettes show archive footage of Billie Jean King & Bobby Riggs from the 70s. In the wake of the sexual revolution and the rise of the women’s movement, the 1973... Read more
Fox Searchlight Pictures has today released a brand new clip and featurette from the film Battle Of The Sexes. Based on a true story about legendary athletes Billie Jean King and Bobby Riggs, the featurette Breaking Ground sees Billie talking about how 1973 was pivotal in sport and why it was... Read more
LaBeouf is the winner in tennis rivalry Films about tennis don’t usually enjoy the best of reps. 2017 could change all that. Battle Of The Sexes, about the match between Billie Jean King and Bobby Riggs, had a positive reception at Toronto and British audiences get their say when the film... Read more