Martin is in America, seen as a figurehead for female athletes. In 2005, there was a match against the Dutch champion Lucia Richer on the program, but that eventually went through.
Comedian and actress Amy Schumer would call in progress are on the role in a biografiefilm about Christy Martin, a bokskampioene, which is the “most successful American female boxer ever”.
Martin is seen as the woman who in the early nineties, “just” made for women to participate in the professional boxing.
During her career, won Martin numerous competitions and would also, in 2005, they fight against the Dutch bokskampioene Lucia Richer. This fight was cancelled because the Richer an injury to her achilles tendon.
In the film, not only the professional but also the personal life of Martin exposed, reports Deadline. So left the boxer to her husband Jim for a woman, which he stabbed with a knife and also beschoot. Martin survived and her ex-husband ended up in prison.
It would be for Schumer (36), known from comedyfilms as Trainwreck and Snatched, the first role in an american drama.