Magic Johnson visited the ladies at The View and spoke about his just lately launched docuseries, “They Name Me Magic.” The initiatives highlights his life and can embrace footage associated to discovering out about his HIV standing again in 1991. Whereas talking, he credited Dr. Fauci and Dr. Ho for serving to him by his HIV analysis.
The previous Lakers participant said, “To begin with, let me thank Dr. Fauci, Dr. Ho; they each actually helped me to be right here. They helped me perceive that I needed to take my meds, I needed to be snug with my new standing, be certain I saved a constructive perspective, and hold understanding, and so I’ve been doing that. Right here I’m 30 years later.”
He additionally praised his spouse, of 30 years, Cookie Johnson, and talked about the help of his different relations and the Lakers basketball group.
The 62-year-old went on to say that he wished to teach individuals in regards to the virus as a result of it was distinguished within the Black and Brown communities at the moment.
“That was every part, for me to heal, additionally for me to assist individuals, particularly within the Black and brown neighborhood, as a result of it was working quickly by our neighborhood at the moment. We introduced the numbers down,” Johnson stated. “I turned the face, and I’m glad about that.”
He additionally defined why he selected to movie the docuseries.
“Michael Jordan did Final Dance, and I used to be in his unbelievable doc sequence, and simply the final episode, my telephone began ringing loads: ‘It’s your flip now. When are you going to do yours?’” the previous Lakers level guard stated. “[I] partnered with Apple TV plus, and right here I’m doing the doc.”
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