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LeBron James To Produce "House Party" Remake

NBA superstarLeBron 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 reportedlywriting the screenplay.

This is definitely not a reboot,” James said. “Its an entirely new look for a classic movie. Everyone I grew up with lovedHouse Party. To partner with this creative team to bring a newHouse Partyto a new generation is unbelievable.

 

James’ SpringHill Entertainment partner Maverick Carter hintedJames might have a role in the film.

“Theres no plan for it now, but hes a fantastic actor, and if he wants a role, Stephen will find a great role to put him in,” Carterexplained.

They’re also eyeing artists to contribute to the film’s soundtrack.

Were trying out some ideas for musicians to be cast in and to be a part the project, he said.

The original House Party was released in 1990 to critical acclaim. The subsequent sequels, House Party 2and House Party 3, followed in 1991 and 1994, respectively.