• Publication date: April 12, 2014

Like Mike

An orphaned 14 years old boy becomes an NBA superstar after stumbling on a pair of Sneakers with the initial “M.J.”.

Program data

Duration: 120

Production Year: 2002

MBC Max:

June 14, 2015 16:00 (KSA) ~ June 14, 2015 15:00 (CLT)

 A Fantasy sports adventure, revolving around Calvin an orphan living in a community center with his friends, Calvin is obsessed with basketball and idolizes Michael Jordan. However Calvin (Bow Wow) is much shorter than all his friends and doesn’t have much chance on the court. But everything changes when he stumbles on a pair of sneakers with the initials “M.J.”, which he is convinced belonged to Michael Jordan. To his surprise something unexplainable happened when he put the sneakers on. Suddenly he is able to make amazing jump shots and dunks just like Mike, would. The news of his amazing skills soon reaches the NBA. Shortly an agent approaches him to become their most recent acquisition.

Follow this charming and inspiring comedy adventure for the whole family and join Calvin on his life transforming adventure, with dozens of NBA super star players in cameo appearances as themselves; most notables are Shaquille O’Neal, Allen Iverson, Jason Kid to name a few.

Starring:

 

  • Bow Wow as Calvin
  • Morris Chestnut as Tracy Reynolds
  • Jonathan Lipnicki as Murph
  • Brenda Song as Reg Stevens
  • Jesse Plemons as Ox
  • Julius Ritter as Marlon
  • Crispin Glover as Stan Bittleman
  • Anne Meara as Sister Theresa
  • Robert Forester as Coach Wagner
  • Shaquille O'Neal (Cameo)
  • Vince Carter (Cameo)
  • Michael Finley (Cameo)
  • Steve Francis (Cameo)
  • Allen E. Iverson (Cameo)
  • Jason Kidd (Cameo)
  • Alonzo Mourning (Cameo)
  • Tracy McGrady (Cameo) 

Directed by: John Schultz

Rating: PG