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All Star, Apparently, and Cleveland Cavaliers: Kyrie Irving to Star in "Uncle Drew" Full-Length Movie @balleralert UNCLE DREW Kyrie Irving to Star in β€œUncle Drew” Full-Length Movie - blogged by:@msjennyb β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β € β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β € Cleveland Cavaliers star KyrieIrving will reportedly be taking his talents to the big screen. β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β € β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β € On Thursday, Pepsi announced that they will be turning the 2012 commercial character, UncleDrew, into a full-length major motion picture. β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β € β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β € According to ESPN, the beloved character is an older man, played by Irving, who hides his basketball skills and gets buckets in local pick up games. β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β € β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β € β€œPepsi and Kyrie Irving are looking forward to expanding the Uncle Drew universe,” Lou Arbetter, the general manager of Pepsi’s in-house production company, said. β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β € β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β € Initially, the company signed the baller to a small marketing deal after the 2011 draft, however after the character became a widespread sensation, the company re-signed Irving three years later for more Uncle Drew magic. β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β € β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β € β€œI’m really proud of what we’ve been able to build with Pepsi,” Irving told ESPN. β€œAnd even more excited for what’s ahead.” β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β € β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β € If an Uncle Drew film wasn’t enough, Pepsi is launching a website and merchandise of the pickup game phenomenon that will be available just in time for the 2017 All-Star game. β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β € β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β € Although a release date for the film has not been revealed, according to NBC Sports, the writer and plot have already been set. Apparently, there will be a slew of current and former ballers set to make an appearance in the film. β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β € β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β € Who is ready for an Uncle Drew movie?

Kyrie Irving to Star in β€œUncle Drew” Full-Length Movie - blogged by:@msjennyb β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β € β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β € Cleveland Cavaliers star KyrieIrving will ...

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