YouTube orders the series 'Best Shot' from SpringHill Entertainment

Source: YouTube Red Press Release

YouTube has ordered the series "Best Shot" from SpringHill Entertainment, Boardwalk Pictures, and Warner Bros. The eight series joins former National Basketball Association (NBA) star Jay Williams, along with NBA champion LeBron James on a journey to inspire students on the cusp of achieving life-changing dreams through basketball.

"Best Shot" will be available on YouTube Red and will debut in 2018. The series will be directed by Emmy-nominated film director Michael John Warren ("Fearless," "Jay-Z Fade to Black," "Nicki Minaj: My Time Now," and "Drake: Better Than Enough.").

"Best Shot" will be executive produced by LeBron James and Maverick Carter from SpringHill Entertainment as well as Andrew Fried, Dane Lillegard, and Jordan Wynn from Boardwalk Pictures. "Best Shot" is a SpringHill Entertainment and Boardwalk Pictures production in association with Blue Ribbon Content.

YouTube Red is a subscription that gives you access to YouTube Red Original movies and series, a premium music service and an uninterrupted experience across YouTube. YouTube Red is currently available in the U.S., Australia, New Zealand, Mexico, and Korea.