For while we have our eyes on the future, history has its eyes on us
During the Super Bowl pregame show, Gorman will be reciting an original poem honoring three honorary captains chosen for the big game, including Los Angeles teacher Trimaine Davis, Tampa nurse Suzie Dorner, and Marine veteran James Martin.
Her inaugural poem, "The Hill We Climb," won the hearts of millions across the country, including the likes of President Barack Obama.
On a day for the history books, @TheAmandaGorman delivered a poem that more than met the moment. Young people like… https://t.co/iw8u54ti1c— Barack Obama (@Barack Obama)1611175859.0
While Gorman will be handling the pre-game entertainment, The Weeknd will be taking over the halftime show, which will have a very different look this year, as a just small crowd of 22,000 will be in attendance.
"It is absolutely a live, live show inside that halftime stadium in more places than you would expect," Halftime Show Executive Producer Jesse Collins told Entertainment Tonight.