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M. Night Shyamalan: I love basketball. Have become friends with a few basketball players over the years. @JHarden13 and I hung out recently. Just tried to get away from all the hustle and bustle of life. This is what happened.

The starry cast includes Damon as Nike executive Sonny Vaccaro, Affleck as Nike co-founder Phil Knight, Jason Bateman as Rob Strasser, Chris Messina as David Falk, Matthew Maher as Peter Moore, Marlon Wayans as George Raveling, Chris Tucker as Howard White, Viola Davis as Deloris Jordan, Gustaf Skarsgård as Horst Dassler and Julius Tennon as James Jordan
The Netflix production was released last summer and features Hernangomez as Bo Cruz, the European underdog that Stanley Sugarman, the hard-luck NBA scout played by Sandler, discovers and stakes his career on bringing to North America. It also features Minnesota Timberwolves star Anthony Edwards — who worked closely with Gentile as well — playing the role of Kermit, the brash American expected to be the No. 1 overall pick who embarrasses Cruz at the NBA draft combine and lets him know about it.