LeBron production Co. remaking 'House Party'

From ESPN - February 13, 2018

OKLAHOMA CITY -- Before LeBron James' production company, SpringHill Entertainment, remakes the early 1990s hit "House Party" that starred Kid 'n Play, the Cleveland Cavaliers star might have to educate some of his teammates about what to expect.

"They are too young, I think," James said of his five Cavs teammates aged 25 or younger."They were not [born] when it came out."

It's been a long time since high top fades and attitude lines were all the rage. James' version of "House Party" hopes to modernize the franchise, while keeping the same spirit.

"This is definitely not a reboot. It's an entirely new look for a classic movie," James told The Hollywood Reporter, which first reported about the project on Tuesday. "Everyone I grew up with loved 'House Party.' To partner with this creative team to bring a new 'House Party' a new generation is unbelievable."

The screenplay will be handled by "Atlanta" writers Stephen Glover and Jamal Olori, according to THR.


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