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‘There is no confirmed movie’ – Coco Gauff appears to have inside information on Serena Williams’ ‘King’ Richard sequel as she jokes with the press at Us Open 2022

Coco Gauff and Serena Williams have a lot in common. They both enjoyed great success at a young age and also made a name for themselves in singles and doubles.

After watching Serena win the Australian Open on TV in 2009, 4-year-old Coco told her parents she wanted to play tennis. Six years later, she began training at the Académie Mouratoglou in France, supervised by Patrick Mouratoglou, who had been Williams’ longtime coach.


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Williams won the title in Melbourne two years later. Gauff won the US Open women’s singles title eight months later, making history as the tournament’s youngest finalist. She was thirteen years old.

Gauff talks about the movie ‘King Richard’

During the US Open press conference, Coco Gauff spoke about her views on the movie ‘King Richard’. She says, “I mean, it was an amazing movie. He won an Oscar, a couple. I don’t know how many. Yeah, that was a great movie.

SANTA MONICA, CALIFORNIA – NOVEMBER 10: Coco Gauff attends 2019 E! People’s Choice Awards – Arrivals at Barker Hanger on November 10, 2019 in Santa Monica, California. (Photo by David Crotty/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images)

Gauff also said she already knew the story of the film, but it was better to see it on video. She says, “I knew the story, to be honest, already in advance. It was cool to see it on video. You hear things from ear to ear and you see it all in the film.


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She also said she would like to watch another movie based on her idol. “I’m sure she’ll release something else. I mean, it was just the younger version. I’m sure there will be a whole other movie about her. At least I hope so. I would like to see that.”

When asked about a possible ‘King’ Richard sequel, she jokingly replied, “Well no. No no no. There is no confirmed movie. Do not say that. You are going to cause me trouble. There’s no movie I’m just saying, I guess there’s gonna be… Come on, there must be another. I hope.

Coco Gauff talks about her relationship with Serena Williams

Gauff said Williams is not close to most of the women on the tour because she is much older than the majority of them. Also, she only sees her at tennis tournaments, despite the fact that they both live in Palm Beach County.


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PARIS, FRANCE – JUNE 02: Coco Gauff of the United States gives an interview to the media after winning a match point against Martina Trevisan of Italy in the women’s singles semi-final on day 12 at Roland Garros on June 02, 2022 in Paris, France. (Photo by Andy Cheung/Getty Images)

I mean, I don’t talk to him all the time. We are completely two different ages. When I see her at tournaments, yes, I talk to her a little.

Coco Gauff believes that if the Williams sisters hadn’t become tennis superstars, she wouldn’t have played the sport with the same enthusiasm.


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Gauff, who is only 18, has worked her way up to join the elite group of female tennis players on the WTA Tour. She had a fantastic season, reaching the singles and doubles finals at Roland-Garros. She also topped the WTA doubles rankings.