Space Jam 2 Starring LeBron James Reportedly In The Works?

Truth rating: 5

By Shari Weiss


How’s this for crazy?

Months after a seemingly fake poster for a rumored Space Jam 2 movie starring LeBron James circulated online (see right), the project is SUPPOSEDLY in development.

According to Deadline, famed sports broadcaster Dick Ebersols’ sons are developing the sequel for Warner Bros., with Charlie Ebersol’s production company producing the movie while brother Willie Ebersol will write the script.

BUT THERE IS NO OFFICIAL DEAL, and no response from James’ camp yet. The original Space Jam, starring Michael Jordan and a slew of other sports and celebrity figures, was released in 1996 and grossed $230 million worldwide.

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