Former Kentucky star Pat Riley to be played by CGI-ed Al Pacino In “Showtime”


From  “A trusted source has informed us that Al Pacino will star as in the tentatively titled “Showtime,” a film about the fast times and eventual fallout of the 80s dynasty (Riley heading to NYC, contracting HIV, becoming a pariah, etc.). Apparently, Robert De Niro as Vince Lombardi got some wheels turning in Hollywood. Given the amount of screenwriters who are Los Angeles Lakers fans, a producer probably went out and picked up a script as soon as he/she realized that Pacino and Riley were doppelgangers.”

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