Candace Parker to become the first woman in the NBA – on the big screen
There is currently funding underway for a new film called “Leader Of The Pack” that will feature WNBA star Candace Parker in the leading role. Parker stars as Marcie Jones, a female MVP who aspires to play in the NBA.
As stated previously the role of Marcie Jones will be portrayed by, Candace Parker, currently one of the world’s most famous basketball players. She has played the sport professionally for nine years, internationally and then plays domestically with the Los Angeles Sparks. She is a two time MVP and former rookie of the year, who has an amazing game and is more than ready to play her character!
The film is set to begin shooting this month between Los Angeles and Miami. Check out the interview with Parker about the film in the video below.