Did they really play basketball in White Men Can T Jump?

Did they really play basketball in White Men Can T Jump?

While Wesley Snipes and Woody Harrelson had passed the basketball test to land the roles of Sidney and Billy, their training was just beginning. “We played all day, every day”, says Snipes, who studied Tiny Archibald tapes to up his game.

What was Woody Harrelson’s nickname in White Men Can T Jump?

Billy Hoyle
White Men Can’t Jump (1992) – Woody Harrelson as Billy Hoyle – IMDb.

Are Wesley Snipes and Woody Harrelson friends?

Close friends ever since they were cast as hapless teammates in Goldie Hawn’s 1986 high school football movie, Wildcats, Snipes and Harrelson practically play themselves.

Are they remaking White Men Can T Jump?

White Men Can’t Jump celebrated its 30th anniversary last month and is currently getting the remake treatment from 20th Century Studios, with rapper Jack Harlow in Harrelson’s former role.

Was Morgan Freeman in White Men Can T Jump?

Morgan Freeman stars as Duke, the friendly and brazenly corrupt community manager. Duke freely takes money from his office’s petty cash box and uses it at poker games and to buy fancy golf clubs.

Can Wesley Snipes really dunk?

He couldn’t quite dunk on a ten-foot hoop so it had to be lowered to nine and a half feet. This was just one of the effects used to make every shot look so good. 7. In real life Harrelson was better at basketball than Snipes.

Did Tyson knockout Wesley Snipes?

A few years after “The Inner Ring” was released, Wesley Snipes appeared on “The Howard Stern Show” and said that Mike Tyson’s former bodyguard had completely made up the story and that a fight between the two never took place.

Has Wesley Snipes ever won an Oscar?

NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actor in a Motion Picture
Volpi Cup for Best ActorNAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actor in a Television Movie, Mini-Series or Dramatic Special
Wesley Snipes/Awards

Where was White Men Can’t jump filmed?

Filming Locations of Chicago and Los Angeles: White Men Can’t Jump.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fgJ2CaTfaxU