Kevin Durant and Brian Grazer set to establish series for Apple
Deadline reports NBA all-star Kevin Durant is coordinating with manufacturer Brian Grazer for a brand-new drama series on Apple.
The basketball-themed scripted series entitled Swagger will draw “ motivation from Durant’s youth playing Amateur Athletic Union basketball in cosmopolitan Washington, D.C, where hopeful young professional athletes and their households discover themselves swept up into the youth-sports economy at a shocking early age.” The series will be produced by Durant’s Thirty Five Media in addition to Grazer’s Imagine Television, which he co-founded with director Ron Howard. Both Durant and Grazer are set to executive fruit and vegetables with Imagine’s Francie Calfo and Thirty Five Media’s Rich Kleiman joining them in executive producing tasks.
Durant has actually experienced an incredible profession with the NBA for over 10 years. The existing little forward for the Golden State Warriors has actually made a variety of significant distinctions consisting of an NBA champion, an MVP award and 2 Olympic gold medals, simply among others. He required to his Twitter to reveal his enjoyment with this upcoming task, tagging his organisation partner Kleiman and Thirty Five Media’s particular accounts.
So thrilled to partner with Imagine and Apple on this series … far more to come @richkleiman @thirtyfivemedia https://t.co/ZC21 fSkXIe
— Kevin Durant (@KDTrey5) February 13, 2018
Reggie Rock Bythewood is set to direct and compose for the series. His previous credits consist of co-writing the movie script for the 2009 biopic Notorious and dealing with Imagine on the ten-part Fox series Shots Fired Variety keeps in mind that the advancement of this series “marks the latest high-profile project in Apple’s ever-growing originals slate.” The business has a variety of other straight-to-series orders they performed consisting of a cooperation in between Jennifer Aniston and Reese Witherspoon on an early morning program drama and an upcoming Damien Chazelle ( La La Land) drama series.
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