Terry Crews joins Will Gates and Arthur Agee to talk about his origin story and personal hoop dream.
This week on the podcast we have a special guest. The multi-talented Mr. Terry Crews sits down with Will Gates and Arthur Agee to talk origin stories. Mr. Crews is an actor, author, artist and former NFL player amongst many other talents. He grew up in Flint, Michigan and parlayed his skills as an illustrator into an opportunity to go to Western Michigan University where he worked his way on to the football team which led to chance to play in the NFL. He then shifted his focus, after a six year football career, to acting, where he’s appeared in some of your favorite movies and TV shows. From titles such as Friday after Next, to Training Day, White Chicks, The Longest Yard, Everybody Hates Chris, Brooklyn Nine-Nine and many others. He is now the host of America’s Got Talent and author of a new book called Tough. Terry is also an illustrator, avid runner and also finds time to speak on topics close to his heart.
Don’t miss this episode as there’s no doubt you will learn and be inspired by Terry’s story.
What is Agee and Gates The Podcast - What's your Hoop Dream??
A Hoop Dream is defined as the pursuit of excellence in your chosen field. Will Gates and Arthur Agee, the stars of the original Hoop Dreams documentary dive into the origin stories of men and women from the sports, entertainment and fashion industries, who are chasing their own version of a Hoop Dream. From college and pro athletes to journalists and broadcasters, to actors, musicians and designers, they dive into the back stories, the struggles, the accomplishments and the perseverance it takes to overcome the obstacles thrown at you in the attempt to reach the pinnacle of your profession.
Agee and Gates The Podcast - What's your Hoop Dream?
Hosted by Will Gates and Arthur Agee
Produced by Matt Hoffar
Written by Matt Hoffar, Will Gates and Arthur Agee
An Unlearning Network Production