Florida A&M University alumni, Will Packer is teaming up with Universal on sports drama, One and Done.
The original feature from writers Chad Sanders and Chris Spencer will follow one of the nation’s top high school athletes as he makes his unprecedented decision to attend an HBCU(Historically Black Colleges & Universities) according to the Hollywood Reporter.
“This is a timely story about a young man’s journey of discovery at an HBCU and his fight against the NCAA system,” Packer said.
Will Packer Productions movies have grossed more than $1 billion.
Packer has a first look deal with the studio, which has worked with him on box office hits Girls Trip and the Ride Along movies. Most recently Packer’s recent film credits with Uni include Tiffany Haddish and Kevin Hart comedy Night School, which earned over $100 million at the worldwide box office, and Marsai Martin starrer Little, which pulled in $40 million at the domestic box office.
Sanders is represented by Oronde Garrett and Del Shaw. Spencer is represented by Parallel Entertainment and Del Shaw.