Sports films and TV series normally fall in the realm of inspirational filmmaking. There’s an underdog team that has to overcome some sort of adversity to win the big game and prove the haters wrong. Well, HBO
is going in a different direction with the upcoming untitled Los Angeles Lakers
TV series, which will focus on the basketball team that was on top of the world during the 1980s.
And according to Deadline, this new drama will not only have its pilot directed by Adam McKay
, who also produces the series, but will star none other than Michael Shannon
and Jason Clarke
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