Space Jam 2 is an upcoming American live-action film and sequel of the 1996 film Space Jam.Space Jam 2 is an upcoming 2019 American live-action/animated sports comedy family film directed by Joe Pytka and produced by Warner Animation Group, Amblin Entertainment, The Montecito Picture Company and Access Entertainment and distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures. This is the sequel to the 1996 film Space Jam. This film stars cartoon characters from Looney Tunes, Tiny Toon Adventures and Wabbit.
In a November 2016 interview with Mr. Wavvy, Space Jamdirector Joe Pytka revealed that following the first film’s success, he had been pitched a “really weird” idea for a sequel that would have starred pro golfer Tiger Woods, with Jordan in a smaller role. Pytka explained how the idea came from an out of studio script conference, with people who worked on the original film allegedly involved. Ultimately, nothing materialized from the idea. Producer Ivan Reitman participated in similar interview with Mr. Wavvy, also in November 2016, in which he also revealed an idea he had for a sequel, though his sequel would have starred Jordan.
Warner Bros. announced a potential sequel set to star LeBron James.
In February 2014, Warner Bros. announced a potential sequel set to star LeBron James. Charlie Ebersol was set to produce, with a script by his brother, Willie. Representatives of James denied the claim that he would be involved. In May 2014, James was quoted as saying, “I’ve always loved Space Jam. It was one of my favorite movies growing up. If I have the opportunity, it will be great.” In July 2015, James and his production company, SpringHill Entertainment, signed a deal with Warner Bros. for television, movies and digital content after receiving positive reviews for his acting role in Trainwreck. On May 2, 2016, Justin Lin was said to be in talks to direct the sequel; co-writing the screenplay with Andrew Dodge and Alfredo Botello. The film is scheduled to start production soon.Script error[ On November 15, 2016, the film’s anniversary, a teaser trailer, in the form of a Nike advertisement, was released on Twitter under #MonstarsBack. On December 1, 2016, Bugs Bunny and the Monstars returned in a Foot Locker commercial starring Blake Griffin and Jimmy Butler.
In August 2018, Terence Nance entered talks in directing the sequel after Lin supposedly dropped out.
Live Action CastEdit
Lebron James as himself
Kevin Hart as himself, an actor and Lebron’s friend.
Jack Black as himself, a villain
Voice Cast Edit
Jeff Bergman as Bugs Bunny
Tom Kenny as Clyde Bunny, he is Bugs Bunny’s nephew.
John Kassir as Buster Bunny
Frank Welker as Squeaks the Squirrel
Nika Futterman as Ms. Squeaks, a female squirrel and Squeak’s wife.
Dee Bradley Baker as Daffy Duck, Tasmanian Devil, Toro the Bull
Billy West as Elmer Fudd, Hampton J. Pig
Bob Bergen as Porky Pig, Marvin the Martian, Tweety, Hubie and Bertie
Bill Farmer as Sylvester, Yosemite Sam, Foghorn Leghorn
Jeff Bennett as Sylvester Jr, Sylvester’s son.
Melissa Mccarthy as Granny
Maurice LaMarche as Pepé Le Pew
Kath Soucie as Lola Bunny, Fifi La Fume
Tress Macneille as Babs Bunny, Penelope Pussycat
Jason Marsden as Plucky Duck
Cree Summer as Elmyra Duf