‘Space Jam’ 2 Featuring LeBron James Finally Announced

AP - “Black Panther” director Ryan Coogler is joining LeBron James and the “Space Jam 2″ team.

Ryan Coogler to produce LeBron James’ ‘Space Jam 2’.

James’ production company SpringHill Entertainment tweeted Wednesday that Coolger will produce the sequel to the 1996 movie that featured Michael Jordan alongside Warner Bros.′ animated characters.

“Random Acts of Flyness” creator Terence Nance will direct James and Bugs Bunny in the film.

According to The Hollywood Reporter which first reported the news, production is tentatively slated to being in 2019 during the NBA offseason.