Cubs Movie To Possibly Star Bill Murray as Coach Joe Maddon
The Cubs incredible 2016 World Series Season is going to made into a movie.
Deadline.com reports that die-hard Cubs fan Bill Murray is "in talks" to play the part of Cubs Manager Joe Maddon in the feature film. The part of Maddon will be one of the biggest roles in the upcoming film.
The working title of the film is 'Teammate.'The moviewill focus on the Chicago Cubs winning its first World Series since 1908. The Book, Teammate: My Journey in Baseball and a World Series for the Ages, which was written in part by retired Cubs catcher David Ross. The film will be directed by Shane Abbess, who admits he is huge major league baseball fan.
The filming schedule and release date for the movie have not been announced.