The Top of the Basket: Trailer of the Netflix film produced by LeBron James

With the Spanish NBA player Juancho Hernangomez, in the role of a young talent on his way to the League…

While the series Winning Time will tell us very soon about the rise of the Lakers in the 1980s, the orange ball will be at the center of a Netflix film, produced by the King himself. LeBron James is behind The Top of the Basket (Hustle in original version), a basketball feature film directed by Jeremiah Zagar. We will follow a “scout”, that is to say a talent scout embodied by Adam Sandler, who tries to bring a young European prodigy to the NBA…

The pitch: “After spotting a phenomenal basketball player with a troubled past abroad, a losing recruit decides to bring him to the United States without consulting his team. Against all odds, he will have the opportunity to prove that his rookie is worthy of the NBA.”

It is Juan Hernangomez who plays the role of Bo Cruz, an Iberian basketball player with unlimited potential. Standing 2.06 meters tall, the 26-year-old boy is currently in the NBA in real life and has just been recruited by the Utah Jazz, even though he has never broken into the North League. American, confined to the bench at the Minnesota Timberwolves then at the Boston Celtics.

But in The Top of the BasketJuan Hernangomez will be familiar with the heights of basketball and will also meet his playmates Tobias Harris, Boban Marjanovic, Kyle Lowry or Jordan Clarkson, who will make appearances in their own roles.

The Top of the Basketalso starring Queen Latifah, Ben Foster and Robert Duvall, will be released on Netflix on June 10.

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