LOCALS IN THE NBA

Damian Lillard Expected To Be Part Of Cast For Space Jam 2

Jun 20, 2019, 11:47 AM
(Photo by Steve Dykes/Getty Images)...
(Photo by Steve Dykes/Getty Images)
(Photo by Steve Dykes/Getty Images)

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – The cast of “Space Jam 2” with Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James has reports out of who his supporting cast will be for the sequel.

According to reports, former Weber State and current Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard is expected to have a role in the film.

He will join James’ new teammate Anthony Davis, Golden State Warriors swingman Klay Thompson and Houston Rockets guard Chris Paul.

The WNBA will be well represented as well with Diana Taurasi, Nneka and Chiney Ogwumike.

The first Space Jam film was released in 1996 and featured NBA superstar Michael Jordan and Bugs Bunny from Looney Tunes.

IMDB says that James will bring back Bugs Bunny and rest of the Looney Tunes for the sequel that is expected to be released in 2021. They will begin filming this summer.

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