Report: LeBron James to star in Space Jam 2

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LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers looks on against the New York Knicks during their game at Madison Square Garden on March 26, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

From the basketball court to the big screen, LeBron James is reportedly going to star in Space Jam 2.

According to the Hollywood Reporter, Justin Lin, Andrew Dodge and Alfredo Botello have approached the Cavs’ star to shoot intergalactic hoops for their upcoming movie.

Lin, Dodge and Botello are currently writing the script for the basketball sequel.

According to the Hollywood Reporter,  LeBron and his company SpringHill Entertainment signed a deal with Warner Bros. in July. The Cavs player recently starred in the movie Trainwreck.

The 1996 Space Jam earned $230.4 million and starred  Michael Jordan along side other  Looney Tunes cartoon characters.

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