LeBron James

‘Trainwreck’ Outtakes Reveal All Kinds of Improv Shenanigans

by Jacob Hall July 31, 2015 @ 1:47 PM
It’s no secret that Judd Apatow really finds his movies in post-production, where he can sift through dozens of variations of the same joke and find the one that sings. Trainwreck is the result of a screenplay and countless hours of riffing, where the script was thrown away after take two and the actors were simply allowed to try out different lines. We can safely assume that a lot of them didn’t work, but what about the countless one-liners and exchanges that were funny but not “final cut funny”? Those are the lines that get edited into hilarious outtake videos and released online.

LeBron James Signs a Deal With Warner Bros., Quietly Threatens ‘Space Jam 2’

by Jacob Hall July 22, 2015 @ 3:01 PM
The hard facts: LeBron James and his SpringHill Entertainment production company have inked a deal with Warner Bros. that will see the NBA superstar collaborating with the studio on “TV, film and original digital content.” The speculation: Space Jam 2 is nigh and there is nothing you can do to stop it.

LeBron James Crushes Jimmy Fallon in Wastepaper Basketball on 'The Tonight Show'

by Kate Erbland February 28, 2014 @ 9:03 AM
There's little question that Jimmy Fallon loves rapping, fake music videos, invented sporting events, and asking his 'Tonight Show' guests to help him combine all of the above into its own unique blast of '80s-tinged goodness and oddly catchy lyrics (if you count a single line as "lyrics"). That doesn't seem to be abating in his second week as host on the venerable late show, as basket-baller LeBron James popped up for a game of Wastepaper Basketball.

'Space Jam 2' is Moving Forward with LeBron James

by Damon Houx February 21, 2014 @ 6:51 PM
Getty Images, Warner Brothers
LeBron James has long been compared to Michael Jordan as he's one of the most gifted players in basketball today. Those comparisons will now extend to cinema as James has signed on for 'Space Jam 2,' a sequel to the film that had MJ playing basketball with Bugs Bunny and the other members of the Looney Tunes.

LeBron James Teams with Starz for New Sitcom For Some Reason

by Kevin Fitzpatrick September 3, 2013 @ 10:42 AM
Starz / Alberto E. Rodriguez, Getty Images
This life affords us some unusual headlines in our inboxes, from spending Comic-Con nights in a 'Star Wars' dog cantina to entrepreneurs that can't spell the world "tweet," but suffice to say, LeBron James starting a Starz sitcom got our attention. The controversial Miami Heat star has partnered with a famous 'Cosby Show' producer for a new half-hour comedy on Starz, the details of which are too surprising and strange to ignore.