Entertainment ‘Space Jam: A New Legacy’ Slam Dunks Nostalgia With First Trailer
LeBron James reveals first images from 'Space Jam: A New Legacy'
James posted four images of the new "Space Jam" on Twitter Thursday, part of Entertainment Weekly's first look at the movie, and more popped up on Twitter soon after. Speaking of Michael Jordan, his performance in the original "Space Jam" loomed large in James' mind.James posted four images of the new "Space Jam" on Twitter Thursday, part of Entertainment Weekly's first look at the movie, and more popped up on Twitter soon after.
on Saturday dropped the first trailer and it was packed with Looney Tunes fan favorites and, of course, LeBron James. Arriving 25 years after the first film, the Warner Bros. sequel will again feature an NBA superstar trying to help save the toon universe and rescue his son.
Living-legend Michael Jordan starred in the beloved original film. Fans assume he will pop in for a cameo in A New Legacy. The Space Jam installment marks the first theatrically released film to feature Looney Tunes characters since 2003’s Looney Tunes: Back in Action.
Space Jam: A New Legacy also features Sonequa Martin-Green and Don Cheadle, among a slew of NBA and WNBA players. Fans of the first film have their fingers crossed for Bill Murray and Wayne Knight cameos.
"Rape Culture" at the Looney Tunes? Warner removes cult figure from "Space Jam 2"
© Warner Bros. Sure, without Bugs Bunny nothing works in "Space Jam: A New Legacy". In the mix of animation and real scenes, the Looney Tunes play basketball again. However, one character does not appear in the film: the skunk Pepe Le Pew. The reason could be problematic behavior ... He's a skunk who not only flatters women, but harasses them: The comic figure Pepe Le Pew is not featured in the "Space Jam" sequel to "A New Legacy" as originally planned. Pop up.
The movie made headlines in March when it was learned that Pepé Le Pew had been. In addition to not appearing in the Space Jam sequel, Pepé Le Pew is for any current or future Warner Bros. projects.
Space Jam: A New Legacy will be available on HBO Max for 31 days after theatrical release on July 16.
Watch the trailer below.
Game of Thrones releases new trailer for eighth and final season .
Just after HBO announced a month-long celebration of Game of Thrones ahead of the show's 10th Anniversary, the network released a new trailer for the show's eighth and final season.The show, on the whole, is widely considered a massive success, earning 59 Emmy Awards, the most of any show, including Outstanding Drama Series in 2015, 2016, 2018 and 2019, though the final season was quite divisive among fans.