Los Angeles Clippers All-Star Blake Griffin may not be part of Space Jam 2, but he doing something else in the Hollywood world. Griffin set to be a producer for the remake of “White Men Can’t Jump,” which was a 1992 classic.
Here are the full details below on this happening according to the Hollywood Reporter.
“Kenya Barris, the creator of ABC’s acclaimed comedy Black-ish, is teaming with Blake Griffin of the NBA’s Los Angeles Clippers and Ryan Kalil of the NFL’s Carolina Panthers to develop a remake of the 1992 sports comedy for 20th Century Fox.
Barris will write the script for the project, which falls under his overall film deal with Fox that he signed in September. Barris also will act as a producer.
Griffin and Kalil are producing via their Mortal Media banner, along with their partner Noah Weinstein. […]
Griffin and Kalil’s Mortal Media is a relatively new venture but is busy building an active slate with high-profile titles. Among other projects the company is developing is a remake of The Rocketeer centered around a lead that will be black and female. The company also has an NBC comedy in development.”
Griffin may be a bigger star in entertainment. Already he has appeared in Foot Locker and Kia commercials. For this particularity remake, let’s see how it looks when the trailer comes out.