American Werewolf in Remake
Dimension Films is in negotiations with THE NUMBER 23 writer Fernley Phillips to pen a remake of AN AMERICAN WEREWOLF IN LONDON, reports 24 FRAMES. The original John Landis film follows an American tourist who gets bitten by a werewolf on the English countryside.
Mixing comedy and horror is hot in Hollywood since the success of SHAUN OF THE DEAD and ZOMBIELAND. DreamWorks has a redux of FRIGHT NIGHT in the works, while MTV is at work on a TEEN WOLF TV series.