NBA All-Star Weekend Will Feature Live Reading of Space Jam

Thomas DuffyFeatured ColumnistJanuary 21, 2016

Dec 21, 2013; Charlotte, NC, USA; Charlotte Bobcats owner Michael Jordan unveils the new Charlotte Hornets logo at halftime during the game against the Utah Jazz at Time Warner Cable Arena. Mandatory Credit: Sam Sharpe-USA TODAY Sports
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OK, everyone—all together now: “Yes!”

According to, NBA All-Star Weekend will feature a live reading of Space Jam 20 years after the classic movie was released.

It will be part of the TIFF Next Wave Film Festival in Toronto.

Here’s what we have so far:

In celebration of Space Jam’s 20th anniversary and the NBA All-Star Game in Toronto on February 14, TIFF Next Wave presents a live read of this Looney Tunes/​​live-action mashup with an exciting lineup of talent from the sports and entertainment worlds. Stay "tooned" via social media for cast announcements!

If NBA players get involved, this has "Monstar"-level potential.