Biggest Names in Sports Make Cameos in the Upcoming ‘Entourage’ Movie
By Rachelle Corpuz | March 24, 2014 6:17 PM EST
Some of the biggest names in the world of sports have made cameo appearances in the upcoming movie adaptation of the hit HBO TV series Entourage. The movie will star the original cast such as Adrian Grenier, Jeremy Piven, Kevin Dillon, Kevin Connoly and Jerry Ferrara. It is set to be released on June 12, 2015.
New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady leaves the field after their loss to the New York Giants in the NFL Super Bowl XLVI football game in Indianapolis, Indiana, February 5, 2012.
The plot of the upcoming Entourage movie will continue from where the TV series left off, narrating how Grenier's character Vincent Chase continues his career as an actor, along with his entourage of friends. It started filming in January.
Pictures that featured some of the biggest names in sports have been shared and posted online via the movie's official Instagram page.
Below are the sport personalities who made cameo appearances:
1. Professional ice hockey players Mike Richards, Trevor Lewis, Jarret Stoll and Jeff Carter who all play for the Los Angeles Kings
2. Retired baseball pitcher Mariano Rivera who used to play for the New York Yankees
3. National Basketball Association's (NBA) Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban
4. National Football League's (NFL) Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson
5. New England Patriots' tight end Rob Gronkowski, wide receiver Julian Edelman and quarterback Tom Brady
6. Former Houston Texans running back Derrick Ward
7. Former New York Knicks player Baron Davis
8. Former New York Giants offensive tackle David Diehl
9. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Women's Bantamweight Champion Rhonda Rousey
10. Knicks player Amare Stoudemire
11. Former New York Giants defensive end Michael Strahan
12. Oklahoma City Thunder Star Kevin Durant
TMZ also has the pictures here. The movie could even star more names, the popular entertainment Web site further wrote.
Entourage was launched as a TV series in HBO in 2004. It features the undertakings and escapades of a rising movie actor and his circle of childhood friends. A lot of well-known personalities have already graced the show all throughout its eight-season run, including Jessica Alba, Jimmy Kimmel, Vitali Klitschko, Scarlett Johansson, Hugh Hefner, Michael Buffer, Sofia Vergara, Mark Wahlberg and so much more. Wahlberg is one of the movie's executive producers, the Huffington Post reported. The production budget is reportedly worth $30 million.
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