Dan Gartland
Friday September 2nd, 2016

You know him from movies and TV but actor Michael B. Jordan will be branching out into a new medium. 

2K announced Friday that Jordan will be a key character in NBA 2K17’s My Career mode

Jordan, who you probably know from Creed and The Wire, will play the role of a promising NBA player named Justice Young, who befriends the user’s career mode player and assists with on-court and off-court decisions. 

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Jordan’s script for the role was over 700 pages long, according to the Associated Press. He also slipped into a motion-capture suit to track his mannerisms, which Jordan likened to acting in a play. 

The game will be released on Sept. 20. 

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