HBO has picked up the unscripted talk show series “The Shop” which LeBron James will star in and executive produce. An eight-episode first season has been ordered.
Set in a barbershop, the series features James and business partner Maverick Carter talking sports, music, pop culture, world events and more with guests such as Snoop Dogg, comedian Jon Stewart, New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr., running back Alvin Kamara of the New Orleans Saints, Golden State Warriors star Draymond Green, and Los Angeles Sparks star Candace Parker.
James, Carter, Peter Nelson and Rick Bernstein serve as executive producers on the series which is set to premiere August 28th.
Source: TV Line