All American wrapped up on The CW back in March 2019 and luckily, a third season has been confirmed by The CW almost instantly which is expected to air in the latter half of 2020 or early 2021. The second season is recently wrapped up on the CW and now fans worldwide can watch both seasons of All American on Netlfix now. The sports drama is inspired by an American professional footballer in particualr but who? Express.co.uk has everything you need to know.
Is All American based on a true story?
Yes, All American on The CW is loosely based on a true story.
The series was inspired by the life of African-American professional football player Spencer Paysinger, who has spoken openly about the challenges he faced in his early career to make it where he is now today.
Speaking to ESPN, producer Robbie Rogers said: “It’s a real story, it’s inspired by a true story, and so it’s good to put a face to that story. Hearing it from Spencer himself was very important.“
However, characters and events have been altered to be set the present day and Paysinger served as a consulting producer in the TV series.
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