SPACE JAM 2 Casts Don Cheadle

BERLIN, GERMANY - FEBRUARY 18: Director Don Cheadle attends the 'Miles Ahead' photo call during the 66th Berlinale International Film Festival Berlin at Grand Hyatt Hotel on February 18, 2016 in Berlin, Germany. (Photo by Andreas Rentz/Getty Images)

Space Jam 2 has cast Don Cheadle (Avengers: Endgame) in a mystery role.

The film stars LeBron James and is currently in production and is a sequel to the 1996 live-action/animated Space Jam which starred Michael Jordan. Terence Nance is directing the follow-up to the film which grossed over $230M at the global box office. The pic is seen as a reboot of the studio’s classic Looney Tunes stable. 

Cheadle was recently seen in Wall Street comedy series Black Monday set in the year leading up to October 19, 1987 stock market crash (aka Black Monday). Showtime renewed the series and Season 2 will premiere in 2020.