Marcelo Zarvos has composed the original score for 20th Century Studios’ upcoming “White Men Can’t Jump” remake which will release on Hulu in the United States and on Disney+ in many countries including the United Kingdom, Canada, and Australia on Friday, May 19, 2023. Zarvos has previously worked on Fences, Wonder, Emancipation, Ray Donovan, The Affair, and The Good Shepherd.
From 20th Century Studios,’ the all-new comedy “White Men Can’t Jump” is a modern remix of the iconic 1992 film that celebrates the streetball hustling culture of Los Angeles. Multi-platinum rap superstar Jack Harlow makes his movie debut as Jeremy, a former star of the game whose injuries stalled his career, and Sinqua Walls stars as Kamal, once a promising player who derailed his own future in the sport. Juggling tenuous relationships, financial pressures and serious internal struggles, the two ballers—opposites who are seemingly miles apart—find they might have more in common than they imagined possible.
Directed by Calmatic, the movie also stars Teyana Taylor, Laura Harrier, Vince Staples, Myles Bullock and Lance Reddick. The film is written by Kenya Barris and Doug Hall. “White Men Can’t Jump” is produced by Kenya Barris and Paul Hall; it’s executive produced by Blake Griffin, Ryan Kalil, Noah Weinstein, Calmatic, Doug Hall, E. Brian Dobbins and James Powers.
You can watch a trailer for the film below:
Source: Film Music Reporter