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Kevin Hart and Lebron James In the Same Movie?

Heat_LeBron_James_2013Kevin Durant did it in a movie nobody really saw (Thunderstruck). Michael Jordan did it with cartoon characters (Space Jam). Shaquille ONeal did it poorly (Kazam).

Now LeBron James is about to be the latest NBA superstar to head to the big screen and star in a movie.

Well, we dont know how big his role is because Kevin Hart the comedian from Think Like a Man and soon to come out Ride Along, who will co-star and write the movie is still working on the script rewrite.

But Deadline Hollywood has the details.

Kevin Hart is signing on to star with LeBron James in Ballers, the basketball comedy for Universal and Imagine Entertainment. Brian Grazer and Michael Rosenberg are producing.

Hart will first co-write the comedy along with his scripting teammates Joey Wells, Chris Spencer and Harry Ratchford. Hell then star as a man who lives in the shadow of his NBA superstar brother (James), but gets a chance to prove himself when he and some pals attend a weekend fantasy basketball camp in Miami.

Source: Kurt Helin, NBC Sports


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