This is going to be so cool!!
Just as we predicted last year, LeBron James is set to star in Space Jam 2! The sequel is picking up steam and looks ready to lift off in t-minus… well, soon anyway! Ha!!
Details are scarce as news is just breaking of potential pairings for the project, but The Hollywood Reporter is confirming that the Cleveland Cavaliers star will find himself on the silver screen thanks to Justin Lin, Andrew Dodge, and Alfredo Botello, who are writing the sequel.
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Of course, the first Space Jam starred LeBron's NBA superstar predecessor, Michael Jordan, and came out to worldwide fanfare in 1996.
In total, it grossed about $230.4 million worldwide as a live action/animation hybrid that paired the then-Chicago Bulls star with the Looney Tunes cartoon characters.
Now, Warner Bros. and the production team are
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