Ben Affleck's Nike Movie Assembles A Star-Studded Cast
Ben Affleck’s upcoming Nike film has officially added several big names to its already impressive roster.
Although the Amazon Studios film is currently untitled, it was previously
announced that Affleck would be teaming up with his lifelong collaborator Matt Damon to star in the as-yet-untitled film.
The pair will portray Phil Knight (Affleck) and Sonny Vaccaro
(Damon), the two Nike executives who took a long shot at pursuing basketball icon Micheal
Jordan in the mid-80s, showcasing how a single endorsement shook the NBA, a sneaker brand, and the entire world.
Besides starring, Affleck will also be sitting in the director’s chair,
marking Affleck’s first time that he will be directing Damon in a feature film.
It has now been announced (via
that Jason Bateman (