First ‘Space Jam’ sequel trailer dumps LeBron James into an Easter egg-filled multiverse


By Adam Rosenberg

Space Jam: A New Legacy is the unlikeliest sequel you may’t wait to see.

A follow-up to the Michael Jordan-meets-Looney Tunes sports activities comedy from 1996, the upcoming sequel sends James, who performs himself, spinning off to a colourful multiverse in a seek for his son, who’s trapped there. But to get out, he’ll must beat the boss of the multiverse, performed by Don Cheadle, in a contest. Basketball is the sport, and LeBron’s workforce are… you guessed it! Looney Tunes characters.

This first trailer for the sequel to Space Jam is just about what you’d anticipate from a sequel to Space Jam. But the film additionally appears to take a word from the likes of Ready Player One, plunging LeBron into an IP-laden multiverse that includes acquainted faces from The Flintstones, Yogi Bear, The Iron Giant, and a ton of others. Get that pause button prepared at across the 1: 40 mark if you wish to hunt for Easter eggs.

Space Jam: A New Legacy hits theaters and HBO Max on July 16.