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LeBron James Signs Four-Year Film Deal With Comcast’s Universal

Basketball star LeBron James will soon produce films and TV projects about sports and culture.  LeBron and his partner Maverick Carter have signed a four-year deal with Comcast Corp.’s NBCUniversal.  The studio and LeBron’s production company, SpringHill Co., are currently working on a film about the three-time NBA champion’s life, based on the book Shooting Stars. … Read more »

LeBron James Helps Turn Dodger Stadium Into Voting Hub

LeBron James and the nonprofit More Than A Vote have teamed up to making voting more accessible in LA. More Than A Vote is a nonprofit coalition of Black athletes and artists working to educate, energize, and protect young communities of color by fighting systemic voter suppression. They have teamed with the LA Dodgers. The stadium will be… Read more »

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LeBron James is Helping Florida Felons Pay Fees So They Can Vote

LeBron James is the founder of the voting rights group, More Than A Vote.  Their goal is to raise funds to help people in Florida with felony records pay outstanding court debt.  The debt prevents many Floridians from voting.  The group includes other Black athletes and artists working to fight voter suppression.  More Than A Vote has partnered with… Read more »

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LeBron Raises $100M for New Media Company

Investors are lining up to be part of LeBron James’ media company..  The Lakers star has reportedly raised more than $100 million for The SpringHill Company, named for the Akron apartment complex where James grew up.  SpringHill will focus on content from African American creators.  Its most high-profile offering so far is LeBron’s the much-anticipated Space… Read more »

LeBron James Foundation Beautifully Honors #ClassOf2020

KUDOS to the LeBron James Family Foundation for spear-heading such a beautiful tribute to the #Classof2020, their parents, teachers and more.  ‘Graduate Together: High School Class of 2020‘ was awesome and all of the speakers, including former President Barack Obama and Pakistani activist Malala Yousafzai; and musical tributes were inspiring and amazing. Malala gained world-wide notoriety… Read more »