Serena Williams Confirms Oft-Told Story About Her Dad: ‘That Was a Real Moment’

Serena Williams was on Jimmy Kimmel Live.

Jimmy asked her if a particular scene from the movie, King Richard was true. In the scene her dad (played by Will) tells a young Serena that she will be the greatest player of all time. Serena told Jimmy, that was a real moment that’s a moment. I’ll never forget. I remember thinking like, how am I gonna do this, how am I gonna reach that goal? Serena clearly met the goal and continues to with her 23 Grand Slam singles titles so far.

Check out the interview below:

What is something your parents ‘poured into you’ as a child that has come to fruition?

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