Context of Born a champion, Lionsgate, Grindstone Entertainment Group, Forrest & Charlotte Lucas and Forrest Films present ; an Ali Afshar, ESX Entertainment production ; produced by Kevin Asbell, Alex Ranarivelo, Joshua Webber, Paul J. Alessi, Ali Afshar, Ava Rettke, Daniel Aspromonte ; story by Sean Patrick Flanery ; screenplay by Sean Patrick Flanery & Alex Ranarivelo ; directed by Alex Ranarivelo