Omgeee the word on the street is Basketball Wives may be coming to a theater near you. We’ll kinda sorta Baskeball Wives star and producer Shaunie O’Neal reached out to tv/movie producer Tracey Edmonds(Jumping The Broom, Soul Food) about the idea of a Basketball Wife themed movie they pitched the idea to a few studios and its seems like Fox Searchlight films was impressed with the idea and decided to greenlight it. Tracey told Variety.com:
“The beauty of a feature film is that we’ll have the ability to dig much deeper into the stories and characters that come from this very colorful world and create a very juicy, action-packed narrative.”
The plot of the movie will revolve around young woman who follows her boyfriend to Miami after he gets drafted into the NBA. Thrust into the world of professional sports, she meets the other players’ wives and learns from their trials and tribulations.