YouTube Red has ordered a new series from SpringHill Entertainment, titled Best Shot,” featuring former NBA star Jay Williams!
The documentary series with Boradwalk Pictures, in association with Blue Ribbon Content will touch on the career of Williams, along with LeBron James, who take a riveting journey to inspire students on the cusp of achieving life-changing dreams through basketball.
The eight-episode series from SpringHill Entertainment, Boardwalk Pictures (“Chef’s Table,” “Lance Chance U”) and Warner Bros. Television Group’s digital studio Blue Ribbon Content is coming to YouTube Red in 2018. ESPN analyst and former NBA star Jay Williams will be featured in the powerful new series as he pushes the team to reach heights beyond their wildest dreams. BEST SHOT 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 Good 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. Warren will direct the series and serve as an executive producer. BEST SHOT is a SpringHill Entertainment and Boardwalk Pictures production in association with Blue Ribbon Content.