Film News Roundup: ‘Look Who’s Talking’ Reboot in the Works at Sony
In today’s film news roundup, Screen Gems is rebooting “Look Who’s Talking,” “Gilmore Girls” star Yanic Truesdale gets cast and Sony hires a veteran marketer.Reboot DevelopmentSony Pictures’ Screen Gems is developing a reboot of “Look Who’s Talking” with Jeremy Garelick writing and directing.The studio is planning to feature a diverse cast similar to Garelick’s film “The Wedding Ringer,” also for Screen Gems.
Adam Fields will produce alongside Scott Strauss and Brian Dukes who will oversee for Screen Gems.The original “Look Who’s Talking” was written and directed by Amy Heckerling, and starred John Travolta and Kirstie Alley.
Bruce Willis voiced the son of Alley’s character.“Look Who’s Talking” performed strongly at the box office with nearly $300 million in worldwide grosses.
It spawned a pair of sequels — “Look Who’s Talking Too” (1990) and “Look Who’s Talking Now” (1993).
The news was first reported by Deadline.
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