‘Space Jam 2,’ set to hit theaters in 2021

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Save the date! “Space Jam 2” has a release date.

The movie, starring LeBron James alongside Warner Bros. animated characters, will hit theaters July 16, 2021. Filming is expected to start this summer.  

James’ production company Springhill Entertainment confirmed the release date via Twitter Thursday. 

Oakland native Ryan Coogler is set to produce the film. The sequel follows the 1996 film that starred Michael Jordan. 

Coogler has previously directed the hit “Black Panther” as well as ‘Creed’ and ‘Creed 2’.

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