NBA all-star LeBron James and his long time business partner, Maverick Carter, have recently joined forces with Warner Bros. and inked up a dope deal to develop movies, TV shows and digital content for the studio under their newly formed SpringHillEntertainment umbrella.
When asked about the recent merger between King James and WB, Warner Bros. Chief, Kevin Tsujihara said:
LeBron James has one of the most powerful, well-known brands in the world and we are excited to be in business with him and his partner, Maverick Carter, and SpringHill Entertainment. he combination of LeBron’s global media presence and Warner Bros.’ unmatched production and distribution expertise is a big win for fans everywhere. We’re excited to welcome LeBron and Maverick to the Warner Bros. family and look forward to partnering on incredible projects that will connect with consumers across a variety of platforms.
Although speculation for now, rumors are surfacing that to kick off this new deal, a remake to the classic Space Jam movie may be in the works, Space Jam 2 and if it does in fact take flight will feature some of James’ NBA friends.
As news of the possible remake making a debut comes back, we’ll be sure to keep you posted, in the meantime check out this old but goodie from R. Kelly from the Space Jam soundtrack and SHARE the story.
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