Nick Cannon & Chris Brown To Star In Women's Basketball the Street of the Movie "She-Ball"

HipHop News Posted on December 20, 2017 at 12:19am

Nick Cannon & Chris Brown To Star In Women's Basketball the Street of the Movie "She-Ball"

Birdman is also reported to be involved with the soundtrack.

Nick Cannon and Chris Brown are aboard the star of the next women's basketball on the street the movie She Ball, according to Variety.

Cannon – who is currently gearing up to launch Nickelodeon Lip Sync Battle Shorties at the beginning of 2018 – is set to write, direct and produce the indie movie, which also star Cedric the Entertainer, Evan Ross, and Rebecca De Mornay.

Also involved is the Cash Money Records co-CEO Birdman, who will help the Cannon with the soundtrack.

The film, per Variety, "follows the love for the game through the struggles of Avery Watts, played by the Cannon, which features the baddest of the women's outdoor league in the city to help save the troubled Inglewood Community Centre, which he manages, all the while trying to raise his seven year old daughter."

In an attempt to improve the film's authenticity, Her Ball is set based on the real life of the athletes of the Women's National Basketball Association, baseball, and the Basketball Beauties of the League.

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"I am very excited about this movie," Cannon said. "It is a very powerful thing for culture, for the edifying for the community, and the film's main objective is to empower the women! It's going to be Ncredible!" (a reference to his production company Ncredible Entertainment.)

Chris Brown's last acting gig was a guest role on the third season of the series on ABC, Black-ish. The singer's latest film role was in 2013's widely-criticized dance film, Battle of the Year.

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