The live-action/animated sports comedy sequel will star LeBron James.
Rumors of a “Space Jam” follow-up first started in 2015 when James and his company signed a deal with Warner Bros.
Justin Lin was in talks to direct in 2016, but that deal did not go through. Lin will be an executive producer on the movie.
Terence Nance, creator of the HBO show “Random Acts of Flyness,” is directing.
Sources: the Variety tweet Variety The Hollywood Reporter