NBC has renewed its hit game show The Wall – in which a possible $12 million is at stake – for an additional twenty episodes.
YouTube Red has ordered the documentary series Best Shot from Springhill Entertainment.
The series follows former NBA star Jay Williams as he mentors a high school basketball team following his recovery from a career-ending motorcycle accident.
Best Shot will be executive produced by LeBron James and Maverick Carter from SpringHill Entertainment as well as Andrew Fried, Dane Lillegard and Jordan Wynn from Boardwalk Pictures.
NBA Stars LeBron James, Paul George, Kyrie Irving and Damian Lillard guest star in episodes of Teen Titans Go! and We Bare Bears along with a new basketball themed-episode of Mighty Magiswords in Cartoon Network’s NBA All-Star line-up beginning Friday, February at 6pm/5C.
LeBron James’ new game show The Wall has earned twenty more episodes following great reviews, great ratings and strong viewer buzz.
Details follow the break.
Starz’s Survivor’s Remorse is being rewarded for its third season ratings growth with an early order for a fourth season.
Follow the jump for details.
The second episode of Survivor’s Remorse’s second season set a new high for the show so Starz has ordered a third season.
This week’s episode of the series – about a basketball phenom who brings his family and friends with him as he moves of the ‘hood and finds that pro money can lead to pro problems – grew 18% over season one.
For more, follow the jump.
Watching LeBron James improvise on a basketball court can be a thing of beauty, but who’d have believed he was as quick with line improvs in front of a movie camera?
The truth is, he held his own with two improv masters – Amy Schumer and Bill Hader – during the filming of Trainwreck, and the proof is in the pudding. Or at least in the very NSFW video that follows the jump.
Check it out and enjoy. Trainwreck is in theaters now.
Starz has set the series premiere of Blunt Talk (above) and second season premiere of Survivor’s Remorse for Saturday, August 22nd.
Blunt Talk, about an expatriate Brit talk show host who thinks he’s in America to share his wisdom and wit – but is mostly misguided on all levels – premieres at 9/8C.
Survivor’s Remorse, about a basketball phenom who has gotten out of the ‘hood with a big NBA contract and is trying to not forget his roots while attempting to negotiate the many levels of his new life, follows at 9:30/8:30C.
Further details await following the jump.
Starz’ acclaimed Survivor’s Remorse – the scripted comedy about a kid who made it out of the hood into the NBA – has begun production on ten episodes season two.
Jessie T. Usher stars as the talented phenom, Cam Calloway in the series – which numbers LeBron James among its creators.
Season Two of Survivor’s Remorse will premiere this summer. For more, follow the jump.
Amy Schumer is making the jump from stand up comic and star of her own sketch comedy show to movie star – and in Judd Apatow’s fifth movie as a director, no less.
Trainwreck is about a woman whose take on relationships is based on her father’s words, ‘Monogamy isn’t realistic.’ (To be fair, he’d just gone through a painful divorce at the time.) Twenty-three years, Amy has a great job at a men’s magazine and a bunch of great friends. Then she’s assigned to interview a certain sports doctor…
Check out the first trailer after the jump. Trainwreck will be in theaters on July 17th.
Survivor’s Remorse, a comedy set in the world of professional basketball, has been give a six-episode order by Starz. The series – from NBA All-Star LeBron James, Mike O’Malley and Maverick Carter – follows Cam Calloway, ‘a basketball phenom in his early 20’s who is suddenly thrust into the limelight after signing a multi-million dollar contract with a professional basketball team in Atlanta.’
Survivor’s Remorse is set to premiere in fall 2014. For more details, check out the press release following the jump.