Is Hollywood running out of ideas? The number of remakes and sequels this year has been staggering. The 80’s movie – “Splash” is making its return on the big screen with a reboot. Following the gender bender trend, actor Channing Tatum will be taking on the role of the “mermaid” while actress Jillian Bell will play opposite him.
The acting duo has acted alongside each other for the movie – “22 Jump Street “. This project is pushed forward by Disney and will be made for a new generation of audiences. The director has yet to be finalized but the script will be written by Maria Lewis-Ryan. Tom Hanks movie career launched when he portrayed the lead in the 1984 version of “Splash”. Channing Tatum has just finished production for the anticipated Kingsman sequel and Jillian Bell have been cast in the upcoming 2016 Christmas movie – “Office Christmas Party”.