Newswire: LeBron James reignites Space Jam sequel rumors by being an okay actor
Displaying “Rust Chole” levels of dedication to a sequel to a movie that, depending on your age bracket, you may be remembering as better than it really was, the internet is once again getting itself all worked up about Space Jam. /Film has rounded up the latest round of evidence in this quixotic descent into Tune Madness, which, as with previous incarnations of this rumor, centers on LeBron James. Let’s examine the evidence:
Exhibit A: James signed a deal with Warner Bros. yesterday to produce film, TV, and digital content for the studio.
Exhibit B: Capital New York‘s Alex Weprin pointed out on Twitter yesterday that last month Warner Bros. filed new trademarks for Space Jam:
Warner Bros. filed new trademarks for “Space Jam” last month. Today announced deal with LeBron James. pic.twitter.com/WaZ33sXCsY
— Alex Weprin (@alexweprin) July 22, 2015
Exhibit C: Back in February of …