Blake Griffin & Black-ish Creator Kenya Barris Teaming Up For ‘White Men cannot Jump’ Reboot

For those of us who grew up in the early 90’s, there is a special place in our hearts for the film ‘White Men cannot Jump.’ Today our inner child is hyped as the word comes down that Clippers superstar Blake Griffin is pairing up with Black-ish creator Kenya Barris and Carolina Panthers’ Ryan Kalil for a new version of ‘White Men cannot Jump.’

The original came out back in 1992 and starred Woody Harrelson, Wesley Snipes, and Rosie Perez. The Hollywood Reporter announced that Barris would help write the updated screenplay, while Griffin, Kalil and their production company, Mortal Media, will serve as producers. No word on who will star in those iconic roles, but we are sure to get news soon. Speak your thoughts on it and stay tuned for much more coming very soon.


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