Take a swing in the new trailer forThe new version of baseball’s tale A League of Their Own, co-created and starring Broad City’s Abby Jacobson.
Based on the critically acclaimed 1992 film Penny Marshall starring Geena Davis, Madonna, Rosie O’Donnell, and Laurie Petty, the series is inspired by the real-life Rockford Beaches baseball team that played in the Pan American Professional League in the United States. forties. The trailer reveals the challenges players face, including gender discrimination and racism as they struggle to be taken seriously on the field.
Their league will be broadcast on Prime Video on August 12.
The series stars Shanti Adams, Darcy Cardin, Gbemisola Ecomelo, Roberta Colindrez, Happy Erica Icolona, Kate Berlant, Kendall Johnson, Kelly McCormack, Alex Desert, Priscilla Delgado, Aaron Jennings, Molly Ephraim, Melanie Field and Dale.
Parks and Recreation and Engage star Nick Offerman warms up the bench as the team’s coach, washed up baseball player. Offerman steps out for a slightly different version of the role played by Tom Hanks in the original, in which he memorably shouts out of the bunker, “There’s no crying in baseball!”
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