It’s been 30 years since Geena Davis and Tom Hanks starred as Dottie Hinson and Jimmy Dugan in the 1992 movie “A League of Their Own,” however now Prime Video is stepping as much as the plate to revive the long-lasting story in a TV reboot. On June 7, the streaming big lastly unveiled the primary take a look at its forthcoming sequence that evokes the identical joyful spirit of director Penny Marshall’s legendary sports-comedy.

“Broad City” star Abbi Jacobson, who stars in the reboot, teamed up with “Mozart in the Jungle” govt producer Will Graham to create a complete new ball sport for the Prime Video present. As lifelong followers of the film, Jacobson and Graham aimed to seize the essence of Marshall’s ’90s movie and discover missed tales of that period round race and sexuality.

“We each beloved the film,” Graham advised Entertainment Weekly. “We grew up with the film, and the extra we began to discover the true tales beneath it, we noticed that there was a possibility right here to inform a narrative that was broader and included rather a lot of views that weren’t there the primary time — however with the identical sense of coronary heart and humor and unpretentious enjoyable that everyone loves concerning the film.”

Prime Video’s rendition of “A League of Their Own” brings again the Rockford Peaches, the identical All-American Girls Professional Baseball League group from the legendary movie, however with recent faces. So buckle up, baseball followers, since you’re in for an actual deal with! Keep studying to study extra concerning the new reboot, together with the complete solid, plot, launch date, and teaser trailer.

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