• The Hollywood Reporter on LinkedIn
  • Follow THR on Pinterest

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

Latest News

  1. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: Why Black People Are "Invisible" to Oscar Voters (Guest Column)

    8:55 am 1/27/2016

    The former NBA star invokes Ralph Ellison's 'Invisible Man' in his take on the #OscarsSoWhite controversy: "Institutionalized racism is so insidious because those practicing it don't realize it."Read more

    • 5
  2. Muhammad Ali, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Bash Donald Trump's Proposed Muslim Ban

    7:48 am 12/10/2015

    The former Lakers star wrote in a 'Time' essay that Trump's claims "have elevated him to the level of a James Bond supervillain. And like those villains, he is doomed to failure."Read more

    • 1
  3. Hollywood Docket: Luke Wilson Wins $400,000 From Former Assistant For Identity Theft

    6:30 am 7/9/2015

    Recent entertainment law news includes rapper The Game's defamation via Instagram and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar’s fight with an auctioneer.Read more

    • 3
  4. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Suing Auction House Over Bruce Lee Poster

    7:30 pm 7/29/2014

    UPDATED: The former Lakers star is demanding Julien's Auction House return 152 pieces of memorabilia.Read more

    • 0
  5. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Luc Robitaille and Roosevelt Grier on Why They Love Los Angeles

    3:39 pm 7/15/2014

    The three Los Angeles sports legends open up about what it was like playing and living in Los Angeles. Read more

    • 0
  6. HBO Sports Greenlights Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Documentary

    8:30 am 5/14/2014

    The film has gone into production for an early-2015 premiere.Read more

    • 2
  7. Lakers Owner Jerry Buss Remembered as 'Iconic,' 'Father Figure' at Memorial Service

    8:01 pm 2/21/2013

    A slew of sports luminaries -- from Kobe Bryant to Kareem Abdul-Jabbar -- were among those paying tribute to Buss at Thursday's service.Read more

    • 0
  8. After 'Girls,' Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Takes Criticism Tour to 'Conan' (Video)

    6:09 am 2/21/2013

    The NBA Hall-of-Famer stopped by the late-night show to share some of his suddenly in-demand opinions about art, film and Fig Newtons.Read more

    • 0
  9. 'New Girl': Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Offers Insight into Winston's Latvian Basketball Career

    11:09 am 4/10/2012

    The sports icon, appearing as himself in Tuesday's episode, tells THR about his acting career, Magic Johnson's stake in the L.A. Dodgers and being a Zooey Deschanel fan.Read more

    • 0
Syndicate content