"The opening scene of 'Kill Bill.'" He'd been so patient and statesmanlike on his farewell tour all season -- laughing self-deprecatingly at how completely his body had broken at the end -- then repeating it in Spanish or Italian so even more people could try to understand what it felt like to be finished. For the past few years, he's been saying he wanted to be a storyteller after he finished with basketball but keeping the details sparse and cryptic. The only surprise is that he'd pass the vision to a group of writers and trust that they'd execute it better than he could.
But come on, did you really think la Mamba Negra, the Black freaking Mamba was going to fade away? Of course T-shirts with that phrase were available to buy on his website within minutes of his final speech to the crowd at Staples Center. Kobe Bryant has been living as a legend for 20 years now. He'd allude to conversations he was having with creative types such as J. "I think Walt did this with animation, as well," he says. "He quickly realized that, although he could draw pretty well, there are other animators out there that are just much, much better. Thoughts of a future after basketball compete with the urge to sleep. Three straight seasons ended by major injuries -- a ruptured Achilles (April 2013), a broken kneecap (December 2013) and a torn rotator cuff (January 2015) -- seemed to have turned him into a wax statue of Kobe that tourists visit and take selfies with, not the Black Mamba.
My body thanks me every morning I wake up.'Kobe said he spends his days 'taking the kids to school, going to the office and writing, and trying to create stories that will hopefully will impact people tomorrow.'The 'stories' he referred to are part of his six-minute film Dear Basketball which premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival.
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Born in Inglewood, California, she began her career as a model at age 15, and was the first African American woman to be featured on the covers of GQ and the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue, on which she appeared twice.
She was a Victoria's Secret Angel from 1997 to 2005.
Elle poursuit ses études aux lycées John Burroughs Middle School et Immaculate Heart School à Los Angeles dont elle sort diplômée en 1991.
obe Bryant wants to talk about what comes after death.