This week, news hit that both Shaunie O’Neal and Tracey Edmonds secured a deal to create a film, surrounded around the ‘Basketball Wives’ concept. The project will be produced by Edmonds and O’Neal will co-produce under Edmonds’ Our Stories Films Inc production company. Now what exactly will the film be about? According to the description:
Centered around a young woman who follows her boyfriend to Miami after he gets drafted into the NBA. Thrust into the world of professional sports, she meets and learns from the sisterhood of players’ wives and learns from their trials and tribulations.
Edmonds also confirmed with Variety,
“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.”
And on twitter, Edmonds shared more details:
The film introduces new characters w rich story lines & although juicy and action packed, it’ll empower! Entirely different project and characters. Exploring the world from a different perspective. Fantastic script and story!