Weeks after he announced that the ‘Los Angeles Lakers’ will be his new home, NBA All-Star LeBron James is lining up his newest Hollywood project. Variety would exclusively report that James is locking down a deal with Paramount Players to produce and even star in a new comedy. Check out the current details, below. The film will reportedly be based around ‘body-swapping’.
LeBron James, scribe Steve Mallory, and James’ SpringHill Entertainment have sold an untitled comedy pitch to Paramount Players, with the NBA icon in early talks to star. SpringHill and Mallory have been developing the film for several months. Mallory would pen the script…..This would mark James’ second big-screen role; he previously played himself in the Judd Apatow comedy “Trainwreck.”