It has finally happened. Space Jam 2
has released an official trailer ahead of its premiere this summer. Starring NBA
legend LeBron James
and directed by Malcolm D. Lee
, the movie serves as a direct sequel to the 1996 blockbuster smash hit Space Jam
. We've gotten limited sneak peeks at the movie up to this point, and now the trailer provides even more for fans anticipating the sequel to get excited about. You can watch the video below.
The new sequel follows LeBron James and his young son (Joe) getting trapped in a virtual space by an evil algorithm named AI-g Rhythm (Cheadle). To get himself and his son home safe, LeBron must team up with the Tune Squad - including Bugs Bunny
, Daffy Duck, Porky Pig, and Lola Bunny - to defeat a team of basketball players made up of AI-g's digitized champions.
LeBron James plays a fictionalized version of himself in Space Jam 2