Ben Affleck reveals Michael Jordan’s big ask for ‘Air’: 'Has to be Viola Davis'

Ben Affleck reveals Michael Jordan’s big ask for ‘Air’: 'Has to be Viola Davis'

Ben Affleck reveals Michael Jordan’s big ask for ‘Air’: 'Has to be Viola Davis' 'Air' follows the deal that led to the creation of the iconic Air Jordan shoe line Among basketball star Michael Jordan's various requests for the film "Air," director Ben Affleck revealed the sports legend's big ask: Viola Davis had to play his mother. "[Michael Jordan] said, ‘None of this would have ever happened without my mother.’ I said, ‘Who would you like to play your mom?’ …