Luther Wright – ‘The Weight of the World’, Part 1 (VIDEO)
The former first-round draft pick struggles to overcome a food addiction.
As the first made-for-mobile sports reality show, Roopstigo presents Healing Agent, starring former sports agent Greg Marotta and directed by Emmy-award winner Frank Belmont. In the premiere, Marotta unveils the plight of Luther Wright, a former Seton Hall sensation and former first-round NBA draft pick. Wright, currently at 507 pounds, has beaten an addiction to crack but cannot break his food addiction despite the fact his sister died of morbid obesity. This is part one of a two-part series.
Healing Agent, an original series, puts the lens on fallen pros as Marotta guides them through rehab, whether for gambling addiction, depression or obesity.