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Go behind the story of 'Swagger' with creator Reggie Rock Bythewood

Apple Tv Swagger Beyond The Court
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What you need to know

  • Apple TV+ has released a behind-the-scenes look at "Swagger."
  • The video features Reggie Rock Bythewood, Kevin Durant, and O'Shea Jackson Jr.

Apple TV+ has released a behind-the-scenes video for its new basketball drama series "Swagger."

You can check out the video, which features interviews with Reggie Rock Bythewood, Kevin Durant, and O'Shea Jackson Jr. below:

Swagger creator Reggie Rock Bythewood, Kevin Durant, and O'Shea Jackson Jr. discuss what embracing the social and political events of 2020 meant for the story of Jace Carson. Watch Swagger now on Apple TV.

The series, which is created by Bythewood, Durant, and Grazer, follows the stories of the students, parents, and coaches that surround a group of young basketball players who aspire to be in the NBA.

Jackson stars as Ike, a former star player who's now a youth basketball coach; Hill stars as Jace Carson, a basketball phenomenon who is one of the top-ranked youth basketball players in the country; Azoroh plays Jenna, Jace's mother who is determined to chart NBA success for her son; Ferrer plays Meg Bailey, a former basketball player and coach for a rival team; Wallis plays Crystal, a top young basketball player; Harris plays Musa, the team's glue and point guard; Bingham plays Drew Murphy, a player from an affluent part of town; Irama plays Phil Marksby, the enforcer for a rival team; Nzeribe plays Royale, a sub-par player with a wealthy dad; and Wilds plays Alonzo Powers, the grassroots division leader at a major shoe company.

If you haven't seen the trailer for the series, you can check it out below:

Talent is given. Greatness is made. Swagger premieres October 29 on Apple TV+.

"Swagger" is streaming now on Apple TV+. If you want to enjoy the new series in the best quality, check out our list of the Best TVs for Apple TV 2021.

Joe Wituschek
Joe Wituschek

Joe Wituschek is a Contributor at iMore. With over ten years in the technology industry, one of them being at Apple, Joe now covers the company for the website. In addition to covering breaking news, Joe also writes editorials and reviews for a range of products. He fell in love with Apple products when he got an iPod nano for Christmas almost twenty years ago. Despite being considered a "heavy" user, he has always preferred the consumer-focused products like the MacBook Air, iPad mini, and iPhone 13 mini. He will fight to the death to keep a mini iPhone in the lineup. In his free time, Joe enjoys video games, movies, photography, running, and basically everything outdoors.