An upcoming sports drama, The Crossover, is based on a novel by Kwame Alexander that has the same name “The Crossover”. If you are one of those who likes getting spoilers before watching the series or movie, go check out the novel and blackmail your friends for good.
Narrated by Daveed Diggs, the story is revolving around two brothers who are basketball players named Josh and JB Bell. Executive producers of the series are Kwame Carter, Lebron James, Damani Johnson, Bob Teitel, George Tillman Jr., Jay Marcus, Kwame Alexander, and Jamal Henderson. As of now, the makers have not released much information about the series as the release date is still far away but, we don’t like disappointing our viewers and have found some information regarding the series.
Let us dig in a little more deeper and know more about The Crossover. Here’s everything you need to know about the series.
The Crossover Storyline
There is not much information revealed other than the story being revolved around Josh Bell, a basketball player. But the story resonates with its novel and, according to the novel Josh Bell and his brother are identical twins. They both love Basketball and have a great passion for it. Things go pretty well until JB gets a girlfriend and starts spending less time with his brother. This makes their relationship knots loose and josh starts getting jealous. Josh gets upset about it and ultimately they get into a fight. Their bond gets almost shattered at this point.
Meanwhile, Chuck’s (their father) health is not doing good because of his lifetime bad earring habits and genetics that made him suffer from heart issues. He starts getting symptoms like cough, nosebleeds, and even minor heart attacks. He immediately gets hospitalized and still begins to get heart attacks. The last heart attack almost made him dead. Watching their father go through this face, the twins realize how they should have each other’s back in this tough situation and be there for each other. That pretty much sums up the story. The story sounds pretty simple but we are sure the show will pop up.
Also, there are chances that they change some parts of the story as the storyline we told you above is based on the novel and not the series. There may be minor changes in the show but overall, the story is about how they deal with love, dedication, and loss in the journey.
The Crossover Cast
Here is the casting of The Crossover
- Jalyn Hall will be playing the role of Josh Bell
- Amir O’Neil will be playing the role of JB Bell
- Derek Luke will be playing the role of Chuck Bell
- Sabrina Revelle will be playing the role of Crystal Bell
- Skyla I’Lece will be playing the role of Alexis
- Deja Monique Cruz will be playing the role of Maya
- Trevor Raine Bush will be playing the role of Vondle
Here is another list of supporting characters below:
- Jalyn Hall will be seen as Josh Bell
- Amir O’Neil will be seen as JB Bell
- Derek Luke will be seen as Chuck Bell
- Sabrina Revelle will be seen as Crystal Bell
- Skyla I’Lece will be seen as Alexis
- Deja Monique Cruz will be seen as Maya
- Trevor Raine Bush will be seen as Vondle
The cast of The Crossover has been very chosen wisely as everyone is talented and professional in acting.
The Crossover Plot
Following the story from the Novel, the plot will probably be about how the brothers’ relationships start facing ups and down. They get into a huge fight and in the heat of the moment, JB accidentally cuts 5 of Josh’s dreadlocks. Josh’s anger towards his brother starts increasing even more.
Also, how they deal with their father’s health issues. Chuck also had to deal with a near-death experience due to a heart attack. The story is going to be a package of different kinds of emotions they deal with.
The Crossover Genre
The Crossover is going to be a sports drama in which we will see how Josh and JB are passionate about basketball. Josh is more passionate about basketball compared to his brother. He deeply enjoys playing basketball and is well respected by everyone around him even after years of his career getting ended. Pretty much everyone around him knows him,m for being a basketball superstar. The genre will also include love, drama, loss in the journey, and emotional moments.
You will get to see a rollercoaster of emotions from happiness and joy to extreme sadness and drama. If you like these genre-based shows and series, then this series can be on your list of favorite movies/series, you never know.
The Crossover Release Date
The release date of The Crossover is not out yet. Fans are super confused if the series will launch in late 2022 or 2023. The series will release in USA and UK and can be available internationally as well. Once the release date gets out, we will update you immediately. Till then, fans and viewers are advised to stay updated and patient as the 2022 end is almost here, and the release date or trailers can get out anytime soon.
Where to Watch The Crossover?
Lastly, coming to the main question, Where to watch The Crossover? Although the date is not released yet, you can still prepare yourself by getting your subscription renewed if you have not already so that there will be no interference while watching your next favorite show The Crossover.
You can watch the show exclusively on Disney+ once it gets released and enjoys it with your friends and family. There are no updates if it will be available on any other streaming platform but if the popularity of the show increased just like the novel, then may stream on other platforms as well. Viewers can watch the show anywhere and anytime if they have a subscription to disney+.
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