Magic Johnson’s new documentary series They call me magic held its premiere in Los Angeles on Thursday and the NBA legend walked the red carpet with his family by his side.
Magic’s son, EJ Johnson, 29, wore a fabulous silver sequin dress paired with black thigh high boots for the big moment, accessorized with diamond necklaces and a black clutch.
The 62-year-old former athlete matched his son’s color scheme, opting for a gray and black check blazer and black trousers. The father-son duo were all smiles as they posed for photos on the carpet.
Magic’s wife Cookie, daughter Elisa and son Andre were also in attendance for the former Los Angeles Laker’s big night. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Samuel L. Jackson and Stevie Wonder were spotted at the star-studded celebration of Magic’s legacy.
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They call me magic, a four-part series, offers an intimate look into the life of Magic, who spent much of his basketball career playing with the Los Angeles Lakers before later becoming president of basketball operations. of the team. Apple TV+ promises that the show “traces the life and career of a legend”.
EJ, who appears in his father’s documentary, is no stranger to the spotlight. He was a fan favorite on E! Rich Kids of Beverly Hills before the show was canceled after four seasons.
Following the show’s cancellation, E! made EJ the star of his own spin-off series, EJ and the City. The show also featured his girlfriend Samaria Smith, daughter of LL Cool J.
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He now lends his voice to Disney’s The Proud Family: Stronger and Prouder as Michael Collins, a close friend of the series frontman, voiced by Keke Palmer.