Urban Myths: Muhammad Ali. Muhammad Ali (Noel Clarke).

Urban Myths: Muhammad Ali

Sky Arts comedy drama about Muhammad Ali. 1 episode in 2017. Stars Noel Clarke, Lucian Msamati, Danny John-Jules, Osy Ikhile and others.

Urban Myths: Muhammad Ali. Image shows from L to R: Don King (Danny John-Jules), Muhammad Ali (Noel Clarke), Herbert Muhammad (Lucian Msamati).

Urban Myths: Muhammad Ali

Comedy drama about Muhammad Ali talking a suicidal stranger down from a ledge

Genre
Comedy Drama
Broadcast
2017
Channel
Sky Arts
Episodes
1
Starring
Noel Clarke, Lucian Msamati, Danny John-Jules, Osy Ikhile, Kathryn Bond, David Ellis and Simon Schatzberger
Writers
Neil Webster and Mark Boutros
Director
Ben Palmer
Producer
Neil Webster

The Greatest. Of All Time.

In the early 1980s, after his recent and high profile defeat to Larry Holmes, boxing legend Muhammad Ali takes it upon himself to talk a suicidal stranger down from a ledge. Using his unique brand of wit and wisdom, he succeeds in persuading the man that life is worth living, and learns a huge amount about himself in the process.

Production Details

Part of

Urban Myths

Production company
Laugh track
None

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Thursday 16th February 2017 on Sky Arts at 10pm
Episode length
30 minutes
Last repeat
Monday 26th November 2018 at 2:45am