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‘White Men Can’t Jump’ Reboot Adds Sinqua Walls – Deadline



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EXCLUSIVE: Sinqua Walls (Nanny) has been tapped for a lead function reverse rapper Jack Harlow in 20th Century Studios’ reboot of White Males Can’t Bounce.

The movie will supply a brand new tackle Ron Shelton’s 1992 sports activities comedy, starring Woody Harrelson, Wesley Snipes and Rosie Perez, which noticed Black and white basketball hustlers be a part of forces to double their possibilities of successful cash on the road courts and in a basketball match. Whereas Harlow is entering into the function originated by Harrelson, particulars with regard to the character that Partitions is taking part in haven’t been disclosed.

White Males Can’t Bounce just lately celebrated its thirtieth anniversary on the 94th Academy Awards, with Harrelson, Snipes and Perez in attendance. Veteran music video director Calmatic, who helmed the upcoming Home Get together remake for New Line, is mounting the reboot. Kenya Barris wrote the script with Doug Corridor and is producing through his Khalabo Ink Society banner. Blake Griffin, Ryan Khalil and Noah Weinstein are exec producing by their Mortal Media banner, alongside Doug Corridor and E. Brian Dobbins.

Partitions can at the moment be seen within the Netflix movie Resort to Love, and can subsequent be seen in Nikyatu Jusu’s horror movie Nanny, which was acquired by Blumhouse and Prime Video, after premiering at Sundance 2022 and successful the competition’s Grand Jury Prize. The actor just lately wrapped manufacturing on Mending the Line—a drama that has him starring reverse Brian Cox, which he additionally produced. He beforehand starred on the tv facet in BET’s American Soul, two seasons of Starz’s hit sequence Energy and VH1’s The Breaks, additionally making a memorable flip as Jamarcus Corridor on NBC’s critically acclaimed drama Friday Evening Lights, showing as a daily on MTV’s Teen Wolf, and changing into the primary Black actor to painting Sir Lancelot on ABC’s long-running sequence, As soon as Upon a Time. Extra credit embrace Clint Eastwood’s 2018 movie The 15:17 to Paris.

Partitions is represented by Paradigm, Artists First and Viewpoint.