Watch Zendaya as Lola Bunny in New "Space Jam: A New Legacy" Trailer

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It's time to meet the new Lola Bunny. Zendaya has officially made her debut in the forthcoming Space Jam update as the badass basketball-playing bunny, and Bugs and LeBron James are no match for her.

Instead of a traditional trailer for the 2021 update to the '90s favorite, ESPN shared a fake 30 for 30 documentary-style clip about drama between Bugs and LeBron, complete with talking heads and lots of confessionals from team members like Coach Daffy Duck. "I'm the face of this team," Bugs says at one point in the faux-doc. "It's called the Tune Squad, not the 'Bron Squad."

That's when Zendaya-as-Lola makes her appearance, scoffing at Bugs's comment. "It's so cute to watch them bicker," she says. "Everyone knows this is Lola's team." The new Lola is wearing a pink tank and dark pink shorts, with her ears pulled back in a ponytail. We see her a few more times throughout the documentary, including in her Tune Squad uniform alongside her teammates.

They even ask LeBron about his secret for keeping things harmonious amidst the team, and he shouts out Lola, saying, "Two words: Lola. Bunny. Greatest sidekick ever." Lola returns the love (with a little bit of signature sass), saying, “We’re the best teammates he’s ever had. You know, don’t love the sidekick label but we’ll let it go because it’s LeBron.”

The news of Zendaya's casting dropped in early April, with director Malcolm D. Lee saying they had big plans for a revamp of the character. "Lola was not politically correct. This is a kids' movie, why is she in a crop top? It just felt unnecessary, but at the same time there's a long history of that in cartoons," he said at the time. "This is 2021. It's important to reflect the authenticity of strong, capable female characters. She probably has the most human characteristics of the Tunes."

The 2021 version of Lola will be more of a leader than her 1996 predecessor. "We reworked a lot of things...and gave her a real voice," Lee shared. "For us, it was, let's ground her athletic prowess, her leadership skills, and make her as full a character as the others." We don't have long to wait to see Zendaya in (animated) action, because Space Jam: A New Legacy debuts on HBO Max and in theaters on July 16.

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