[Movies] Kevin Hart Set to Star Alongside NBA Star LeBron James in Ballers Posted by Jeffrey Harris on 12.04.2013
Hart will play the younger brother of an NBA star played by James…
Deadline reports that Kevin Hart will star opposite LeBron James in the film Ballers for Universal Pictures and Imagine Entertainment.
The film is being rewritten by Hart alongside Harry Ratchford, Chris Spencer, and Wells. The script was originally written by Lowell Ganz, Babaloo Manel, and Peter Steinfeld. James will play a fictional NBA star whose younger brother (Hart) has trouble feeling inferior to his older brother.
Ballers is being produced by Michael Rosenberg and Brian Grazer. Production will likely start in the summer of 2014 during James' break from the NBA.