NBA superstar†LeBron James has signed up to produce a remake the†’90s Kid ‘n Play film House Party,†according to The Hollywood Reporter.†Atlanta writers Stephen Glover (Donald Glover’s brother) and Jamal Olori are reportedly†writing the screenplay.
ďThis is definitely not a reboot,” James said. “Itís an entirely new look for a classic movie. Everyone I grew up with loved†House Party. To partner with this creative team to bring a new†House Party†to a new generation is unbelievable.Ē
James’ SpringHill Entertainment partner Maverick Carter hinted†James might have a role in the film.
“Thereís no plan for it now, but heís a fantastic actor, and if he wants a role, Stephen will find a great role to put him in,” Carter†explained.
They’re also eyeing artists to contribute to the film’s soundtrack.
ďWeíre trying out some ideas for musicians to be cast in and to be a part the project,Ē he said.
The original House Party was released in 1990 to critical acclaim. The subsequent sequels, House Party 2†and House Party 3, followed in 1991 and 1994, respectively.