LeBron Rebooting ‘House Party’ With ‘Atlanta’ Writers



Reboots of classic films are either a hit or a terrible miss, but with LeBron James and Atlanta writers steering the ship, this remake of House Party looks promising already.

The Cavs all-star and his business partner Maverick Carter are producing the House Party reboot through their company Springhill Entertainment, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The project will be a revival of the 1990s classic that starred hip-hop duo Kid ‘n Play. The original film was followed by two sequels, one in 1991 and another in 1994. The third rendition of the franchise, House Party 3, also starred R&B trio TLC.

Donald Glover’s brother and Atlanta writer Stephen Glover will be composing the screenplay alongside fellow Atlanta writer Jamal Olori.

“This is definitely not a reboot. It’s an entirely new look for a classic movie,” LeBron told THR. “Everyone I grew up with loved House Party. To partner with this creative team to bring a new House Party to a new generation is unbelievable.”

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  1. This man Bron a Player, GM, and a Producer 😂and how come when we try to reboot our own stuff we complain but meanwhile white people reboot their movies all the time and they don’t say shit and it do numbers 😴

  2. NO. No Original Kid N Play, no movie. More reboot garbage because most people are too stupid and lazy to come up with something new and just want more money.

  3. Please don't. House Party is my favorite movie of all time. It does not need to be re-made. There is no possible way to top that. The theme and essence of that movie can not be recreated in 2018. That movie's essence is tailored to the early 90s. Leave it alone.

  4. I don't think this will work because of the change n technology. Unless this party is gonna be as big as the Project X party. But a good teen party movie night work; especially if it's black. Throw some up and coming comedians in he mix, some SoundCloud rappers…. It might work

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