2:56 PM PDT 10/25/2018
Clueless, the romantic comedy for teenagers of 1995 starring Alicia Silverstone, is receiving the remake treatment.
Paramount Studios is hiring Marquita Robinson, writer and story editor on Netflix SHINE, to write the script for an update that will be produced by Tracy Oliver, The Hollywood Reporter Has confirmed. Oliver is best known for writing Travel of girls.
The remake is in early development and the details of a shot were not revealed.
Amy Heckerling wrote and directed Clueless, which was a modern version of Emma, Jane Austen's novel about a young woman who decides to play the matchmaker. Silverstone played Cher, the socially modern girl who plays the matchmaker and tries to give the new girl a makeover, played by Brittany Murphy. Paul Rudd played her stepbrother for whom she falls, while Stacey Dash was her best friend.
The movie was a solid blockbuster, but it had an even greater impact on pop culture. There was a TV spin-off.
The popularity of the photo is still a force today, with an off-Broadway game that will make its debut in November with Dove Cameron starring Cher.