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Rise Now Streaming on Disney+



In based on a true story Rise, after emigrating from Nigeria to Greece, Vera and Charles Antetokounmpo struggled to provide for their five children while living in constant fear of being deported. Three NBA champions’ careers were launched thanks to the family’s vision, tenacity, and faith, which helped them emerge from obscurity. They fought tooth and nail to become citizens of Greece but were constantly thwarted by the system.

Cast: Uche Agada (Giannis Antetokounmpo), Dayo Okeniyi (Charles Antetokounmpo), Yetide Badaki (Veronica Antetokounmpo), Ral Agada (Thanasis Antetokounmpo), Jaden Osimuwa (Kostas Antetokounmpo), Elijah Sholanke (Alexandros Antetokounmpo), Manish Dayal (Kevin),

Airdate: Friday June 24, 2022 on Disney+.