'The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel' Creator Amy Sherman-Palladino Has a Classic Movie Remake on Deck
Deadline reports that Sherman-Palladino has some BIG news.
If you love The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, chances are you can in large part thanks Amy Sherman-Palladino, the show's creator and executive producer.
Now it appears Sherman-Palladino has been tapped for another exciting project: A remake of the Golden Globe award-winning 1962 film, Gypsy, starring Natalie Wood, Rosalind Russell, and Karl Malden. Hollywood entertainment site Deadline first reported the news, stating, "Gypsy is coming back together. New Regency has come aboard to finance, and negotiating to direct is Amy Sherman-Palladino, who is coming off winning four Emmy Awards for writing, creating, exec producing and directing The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel. Joel Silver is producing."
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According to writer Mike Fleming Jr.'s scoop, "no casting decisions have been set and that call will be made by Sherman-Palladino once her deal is closed."
Adapted from the hit 1959 musical written by Arthur Laurents, who based his work on a memoir by Gypsy Rose Lee, the 1962 movie revolved around Mama Rose and her daughters, one of whom becomes a Burlesque star. Watch the original movie trailer below.
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