"He was just a master of emotion and it was an act," Steve Carell says about his 'Battle of the Sexes' character, "male chauvinist pig" tennis player Bobby Riggs.
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Trailer for 'Battle of the Sexes,' dramatization of the 1973 tennis match between Billie Jean King and Bobby Riggs, played by Emma Stone and Steve Carell
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Our sneak peek from the upcoming "Battle of the Sexes" shows Bobby Riggs (Steve Carell) making his first pitch for a tennis match against Billie Jean King (Emma Stone).