BREAKING: The Incredible Burt Wonderstone helmer Don Scardino is in talks to go right back to work for New Line and helm Going In Style, the remake of the 1979 caper pic.

The original starred George Burns, Art Carney and Lee Strasberg as geriatrics who are bored with their lives and decide to knock off a bank. The remake is being scripted by Ted Melfi, who wrote and will direct Saint Vincent de Van Nuys with Bill Murray starring.

Donald De Line is producing on board to produce. Tony Bill, the producer on the original, will executive produce.

MartyBrestForMayor
2 years
They should finish, the Going In Style remake... then space out 3 sequels over the next ten...
Art Rutter
2 years
AWESOME DON. Art
sidneyfalco
2 years
Or that he wrote the original screenplay to boot!

The Incredible Burt Wonderstone stars Steve Carell, Jim Carrey and Steve Buscemi as Vegas magicians, bows March 15. Scardino’s repped by CAA and Parseghian/Planco.