Simone Biles Alongside Magic Johnson and Other Stars Set to Make a Guest Appearance on ‘Black-ish’ Final Season

Published 01/12/2022, 9:00 AM EST
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After a rather tough year, Simone Biles is currently enjoying her life outside gymnastics. Her Gold Over America Tour became a resounding success as she encouraged younger generations to take up the sport professionally. Now, she will soon make an appearance on the famous TV show Black-ish in its last season.

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After eight seasons of entertaining its audience, Black-ish enters its final season. Well, what better way to sign-0ff than with a guest appearance from a fan favorite.

Simone Biles to appear on Black-ish

As the season entered its final stages, the season premiere saw former First Lady Michelle Obama appear on the show. The show revolves around a man looking to fit his family into society. A show focusing on bold issues, Biles appearing on the show would be a massive boost to its ratings.

The show is headed by Tracee Ellis Ross and Anthony Anderson, who provide a laughter riot for the audience. Notably, many now look forward to Biles’ appearance on the show, suspecting a career shift.

USA’s Simone Biles in the Women’s Beam Final at Ariake Gymnastic Centre on the eleventh day of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games in Japan. Picture date: Tuesday August 3, 2021. (Photo by Mike Egerton/PA Images via Getty Images)

Likewise, other superstars are looking to appear on the show as well. ESPN sports analyst Stephen A. Smith, Los Angeles Lakers legendary point guard Magic Johnson, as well as, other stars such as Andrew Bachelor, Jeanie Buss, Daveed Diggs, Kenny ‘Babyface’ Edmonds, Vivica A. Fox, Isaiah Mustafa, and Reid Scott.

Sports stars appearing on Tv shows and in movies is not a first-time thing. Many famous superstars have previously acted in different movies, with the greatest basketball player of all time, Michael Jordan, getting his own movie in ‘Space Jam.’

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Other NBA stars set to make their debut

Apart from Biles, there are other NBA players who are expected to make their debut on the show. Kent Bazemore, Montrezl Harrell, Dwight Howard, DeAndre Jordan, Malik Monk, Kendrick Nunn, and Rajon Rondo will also pop on the show according to ABC. Hence, fans can hope for exciting content to be on their way in the last season of Black-ish.

Oct 27, 2021; Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA; Los Angeles Lakers guard Rajon Rondo (4) shoots the ball as Oklahoma City Thunder forward Darius Bazley (7) defends during the second quarter at Paycom Center. Mandatory Credit: Alonzo Adams-USA TODAY Sports

The pièce de résistance of the TV show will now be off the roof with Biles set to act. Do you think she could become a mainstay on the big screen?

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Jacob Gijy

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Jacob Gijy is a US Sports and NBA writer at EssentiallySports. Gijy finished his Masters in Counselling Psychology and worked in a hospital for 2 years before his passion for sports compelled him to find his way to sports journalism. A fan of the great Tim Duncan, he is always ready to pick up a debate with anyone who does not offer the center the respect he deserves.

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