Dennis Rodman’s notorious 48-hour romp by Las Vegas halfway by the 1998 NBA Finals is ready for a film remedy by producer Lord Miller for Lionsgate.
48 Hours in Vegas, primarily based on a screenplay by Jordan VanDina, will painting Rodman’s madcap journey in Sin Metropolis together with his skittish assistant common supervisor simply because the Chicago Bulls had been on the verge of finishing their second threepeat in eight years.
“This film takes you on an unforgettable experience with the parable, the legend, and in addition the person that Dennis is, behind all the pieces you assume you realize,” Nathan Kahane, president of Lionsgate’s Movement Image Group, stated in an announcement.
The movie will probably be produced by Phil Lord, Chris Miller and Aditya Sood for Lord Miller. Ari Lubet, Will Allegra and Rodman will government produce.
“Dennis refused to observe the herd. That’s what made him a goal and it’s additionally what made him a star. His weekend in Las Vegas is stuffed with enjoyable and hijinks however it is usually stuffed with vital questions on the best way public figures, and employees are handled, particularly when their individuality is expressed so vividly,” producers Lord and Miller stated in their very own assertion.
Aaron Edmonds and Jorge Alfaro Silva will oversee the undertaking for Lionsgate. Lord Miller produced Netflix’s animated function The Mitchells vs. The Machines, and earlier received the Academy Award for greatest animated function for Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse, and are at the moment in manufacturing on the sequel.