Four LeBrons Will Try To Appeal To Your Social Sensibilities In Ways That One Couldn't

The LeBrons James LeBron Animated Cartoon TV


Haven’t yet had your fill of LeBron James? Well, you’re in for a treat.Four versions of the ubiquitous athlete are coming to an animated web-series called “The LeBrons.” There’s Kid LeBron, Athlete LeBron, Business LeBron, and Wise LeBron, the same four James incarnations that appeared in a short-lived Nike campaign in 2006.

“The LeBrons” will debut in the spring on, and, according to the Times, will revolve around a unique “socially conscious message.” James, of course, has put a premium on social causes nearly to a fault. After all, the much-maligned “Decision” was conceived to raise money for the Boys & Girls Clubs of America.

The first season will feature 10 five-minute episodes. James says the series drew upon the “character design and wry sensibility” of the Boondocks.

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