Storyline For Lebron James In Space Jam Sequel Appears Online

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Lebron James recently won yet another NBA Championship, but now his name is buzzing online for another reason. The Space Jam synopsis has been Tweeted by writer Ben Mekler and he has revealed that James and his son being trapped in a world that features iconic Warner Bros. “stories and characters.” James must ultimately save his son from a “powerful force” played by Don Cheadle.

The synopsis for SPACE JAM: A NEW LEGACY is certifiably bananas and I for one cannot wait to see it
— Ben Mekler (@benmekler) October 18, 2020

“During a trip to the Warner Bros. studio, NBA Superstar LeBron James and his son accidently get trapped within a world that contains all of Warner Bros.’ stories and characters, under the control of a malfunctioning, all-powerful force named Al G (played by Don Cheadle),” the synopsis reads. “With the help of Bugs Bunny, LeBron must navigate through a never-before-imagined world filled with iconic movie scenes and characters as they re-assemble the Looney Tunes to rescue his lost son. Now to get back home, Lebron and the Tunes have to unravel Al G’s mysterious plan and win an epic basketball game against digital gamified super-versions of the NBA and WNBA’s biggest stars as the entire world watches.”

The scheduled release date for Space Jam: A New Legacy is for July 16, 2021. It is directed by Malcolm D. Lee and produced by Ryan Coogler, Duncan Henderson, Maverick Carter, and James.