We’ve had musicals become movies. We’ve had movies become musicals. We’ve had movies become musicals become movie musicals. Now we’re looking at the first sequel to a movie musical based on a musical based on a movie.
According to Variety’s Michael Fleming, New Line Cinema has asked John Waters to write a treatment for Hairspray 2 with hopes the film would be ready by July 2010. None of the original cast are currently attached to star.
Hollywood has already proven they’re out of original ideas and now they’re just rubbing it in, aren’t they?
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