Magazine article Variety

Bar None, Curry's Star Is the Brightest

Magazine article Variety

Bar None, Curry's Star Is the Brightest

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As the co-editor-in-chief of Variety, I am not easily starstruck. But when I ventured north to meet with Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Curry, I must admit I had trouble keeping my jaw off the floor.

For one thing, he's a future Hall of Famer at the peak of his powers on a team that might well go down as the greatest in NBA history. Then there's the fact he happens to be strikingly handsome. As a fellow Variety staffer who joined me for the interview noted, his complexion is so flawless that he looks like a wax statue of himself.

Yet here I was in his Walnut Creek, Calif., home to be the first to hear the details of how his new production company, Unanimous Media, and Sony Pictures Entertainment will join forces for everything from TV shows to virtual reality.

But I was also nervous to be in Curry's presence because of an idea I had for this issue's cover image. How could I ask a three-time NBA champion to be photographed sucking on a bar of soap? …

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