Kevin Hart, LeBron James Team On “Ballers”

Kevin Hart has signed on to play the brother an NBA superstar (played by real NBA superstar LeBron James) the basketball comedy “Ballers” for Universal Pictures and Imagine Entertainment.

The 5’3 Hart plays a man who lives in the shadow of his 6’8 NBA superstar brother (James), but gets a chance to prove himself when he and some pals attend a weekend fantasy basketball camp in Miami.

Hart, Joey Wells, Chris Spencer and Harry Ratchford will co-write the film. Filming will take place next summer.

Source: Deadline