Kristen Stewart is among actresses being eyed for the “Charlie’s Angels” reboot at Sony, an insider told TheWrap.
Elizabeth banks is directing the film that is set for a summer 2019 release. Banks has been on board to direct “Charlie’s Angels” for Sony since 2015. She will also produce with her husband and producing partner, Max Handelman.
“Charlie’s Angels” will be based on the hit television series from the late 1970s about three female detectives, played by Farrah Fawcett, Kate Jackson and Jaclyn Smith, who worked for mysterious benefactor named Charlie.
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Fawcett left after the first season and was replaced by Cheryl Ladd. She made several guest appearances in seasons after that, and Tanya Roberts also joined the show later.
In 2000, Drew Barrymore, Cameron Diaz and Lucy Liu took the film to the big screen, which was directed by McG. Columbia Pictures produced and distributed the film. It was followed by a sequel in 2003, titled “Charlie’s Angels: Full Throttle.”
Variety first reported the news.
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Source: The Wrap