Actress Sonequa Martin-Green is rumored to be playing in a film about a basketball game, Space Jam 2.
Launch Entertainment Weekly, Martin-Green, known through the series The Walking Dead will play the wife of a famous basketball player National Basketball Association (NBA). LeBron James will play the famous basketball player character himself.
It is not yet known how many portions of Martin-Green in Space Jam 2. Because until now there is no official information and synopsis of Space Jam 2.
The sequel to the film Space Jam (1996) is scheduled to air on July 16, 2021. It is likely that throughout 2019 and 2020 will be used for the film’s pre-production, production and post-production activities.
Terence Nance will direct space Jam 2. Previously he directed the short films Swimming in Your Skin Again (2015), Univitellin (2016) and They Charge for the Sun (2016).
The news that Space Jam will have a sequel has been blowing since 2015 when James and his company, SpringHill Entertainment, signed a contract with Warner Bros.
The film will also be a place for James to play the main character.
In 2016, director Justin Lin was said to be targeted to work on this film, but the negotiations were tough and finally found no meeting point. Lin decisively only acted as an executive.
The variety and Entertainment Weekly reported many other filmmakers involved in this project include Black Panther director Ryan Coogler who will sit as a producer.
The film Space Jam two decades ago took the legendary basketball player Michael Jordan to join Bugs Bunny and other Looney Tunes characters in a team.
A live-action animated comedy film that managed to gain the US $ 230 million from around the world, with a production budget of US $ 80 million.
Not only Jordan, many other NBA stars such as Larry Bird, Charles Barkley, and Patrick Ewing also took part in the film set between Jordan’s break-in 1993 until his return in 1995. Narrated Jordan was asked by Bugs Bunny to help his team win a basketball match against aliens