Details regarding the film remain under wraps, however Deadline reports that it will be “a modern reimagining of the iconic musical.” The black-ish creator’s Khalabo Ink Society is producing while Sheila Walcott is overseeing for Warner Bros. The cast is also yet to be announced.
Barris is recently in post-production of his feature directorial debut You People, which was co-written by Jonah Hill and stars the actor, Eddie Murphy, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Lauren London, Nia Long and David Duchovny to name a few. The director is also getting ready to premiere the Kid Cudi co-created Netflix series Entergalactic in September.
Elsewhere in entertainment, Bob Odenkirk shared a farewell message to Better Call Saul as the show came to an end after six seasons.