BEVERLY HILLS, California. — LeBron James is set to produce a three-part documentary series, “Shut Up and Dribble,” announced Monday by Showtime.
Set to air in October — the series looks at the changing role of athletes in the current political and cultural climate against the backdrop of the NBA.
James is the executive producer of the series along with business partner Maverick Carter and agent Rich Paul. Gotham Chopra, who directed Showtime’s “Kobe Bryant’s Muse” in 2015, helmed the project.
James has another show, “The Shop,” debuting Aug. 28 on HBO.
LeBron James will act as executive producer for a three-part Showtime docuseries exploring “the changing role of athletes in our fraught cultural and political environment.” https://t.co/V5WUXNgSJA
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