LeBron James cast in Judd Apatow directed comedy

Los Angeles: Basketball player LeBron James has been tapped to star in Judd Apatow`s `Trainwreck`. Apatow is slated to direct the comedy that will also feature Bill Hader, Brie Larson, Colin Quinn and Tilda Swinton, reportedly.

LeBron`s role in the comedy is being kept under wraps along with the movie`s plot. Rapper Cliff Smith, famously known as Method Man, has also been cast in the Universal picture, which is being scripted by `Funny As Hell` writer Amy Schumer.

LeBron James is also attached to star in `Space Jam 2`. Meanwhile, the basketball star`s comedy show was been given a series order by Starz in February.

Trainwreck` is due to open in US cinemas in July 2015.

By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. You can find out more by clicking this link

Close