Quibi is launching a unique remake of The Princess Bride on Monday — however fans of the 1987 traditional needn’t bother. Quibi’s model is extra of a loving parody-homage than a accurate remake of the long-established. Featuring a Enraged Libs solid of aesthetic grand every random celeb you might per chance likely bring to mind, alongside side Hugh Jackman, Jennifer Garner, Elijah Wood, Jon Hamm, Beanie Feldstein, Lucas Hedges, Jenna Ortega, Jack Murky, David Oyelowo, Keegan-Michael Key, Patton Oswalt, Josh Gad, Andy Serkis, Diego Luna, Taika Waititi and Zazie Beetz, the DIY challenge will feature knitted-collectively-photography shot by the celebs themselves while at residence in quarantine.
Director Jason Reitman, who has a thing for remakes, came up with the postulate to remake Princess Bride lend a hand in March as a system to elevate money for the World Central Kitchen (Quibi donated $1 million to the charity). “I accurate diagram, Can we remake a total film at residence? And I had considered that a fan-made Superstar Wars had been accomplished. I accurate began reaching out to actors I knew, saying, ‘Is that this something you’d need to discontinue?’ And the response became as soon as roughly immediate and fleet. It became as soon as bask in, ‘Oh—that sounds bask in enjoyable.’” Reitman instructed Conceitedness Heavenly. The remake will furthermore feature staunch-life celeb couples as the long-established film’s iconic central pair, Westley and Princess Buttercup, alongside side Joe Jonas and Sophie Turner, Standard and Tiffany Haddish, Neil Patrick Harris and David Burtka, and Chris Pine and Annabelle Wallis. As for whether or no longer this remake will place the sinking ship that is Quibi, effectively, it’s no longer impossible.
Upright About Every Celeb Will Be in a Princess Bride Remake