Former boxer Mike Tyson embarks on a TV series, a fictional documentary about his own life as a cannabiculturist
Ex-boxer Mike Tyson is a major player in the cannabis business. Today Mike decides to become the star of a TV series about his conversion. The former boxing champion will indeed launch a new series based on his own life, as a ganja entrepeneur: Rolling With the Punches. The filming location is on his ranch where he grows cannabis plants in El Segundo, California.
The Tyson Ranch soon in TV series
51, Mike Tyson, former world heavyweight champion, embarks on a new business: growing cannabis in California. With several partners, the former boxer would have invested in a field of 16 hectares in El Segundo, a town located 110 kilometers to the north of Los Angeles. Named "Tyson Ranch", This property offers learning courses on cannabis cultivation, encompassing new technologies and much more ...
Mike Tyson wants his place to become a cannabis paradise. In addition to a clinic and stores, Mike is investing in an amphitheater, campgrounds, cottages and tastings for visitors, buyers and tourists to come.
Rolling With the Punches
This favorite place will soon be the subject of a new TV show. "Rolling With the Punches" a series of docu-fiction, will focus on the life of the former boxer, as an entrepreneur and cannabis grower. In addition, Mike Tyson is a big supporter of the benefits of the herb for health. He states that 85% of pro athletes consume cannabis to relieve pain, inflammation and anxiety.
The former heavyweight champion turns the show into his own ranch; southwest of Death Valley National Park. The series will be a comedy, freely inspired by his life, and his recent conversion to cannabis. We will find Iron Mike and Russell Peters playing their own roles. And, Chuck Zito resuming his function of bodyguard ...
"It's simple. I play the role of a retired boxer who grows marijuana, "says Tyson.
The broadcast of the series is announced in five months. Its producer, Rob Hickman is a regular at the 20th Century Fox studios and at Disney. The production is already ready and packed, however it is not known on which channel it will be broadcast.
In recent years, especially when California voters have agreed on the recreational use of cannabis. Municipal authorities have sought to revive the local economy by hosting businesses related to cannabis. So the Tyson Ranch has the unconditional support of California City ... Note that under the laws, advertising for cannabis is prohibited. But the goods of the Tyson Ranch will however be presented in this show.