Upcoming Pink Panther Remake with Eddie Murphy Sparks Combined Reactions amongst Followers

Eddie Murphy is at the moment in negotiations to play the lead function in a brand new Pink Panther remake however not everyone seems to be enthusiastic in regards to the challenge.

The brand new comedy movie, developed by MGM, shall be primarily based on the basic Pink Panther franchise and observe bumbling Inspector Clouseau as he investigates a case involving the ‘Pink Panther’ jewel. The movie shall be directed by Jeff Fowler, who just lately helmed the Sonic the Hedgehog movie, and written by Chris Bremner, with Dan Lin and Jonathan Eirich producing by way of Rideback. Ryan Halprin will act as government producer, whereas Larry Mirisch and Julie Andrews will even be concerned within the manufacturing.

The film will reportedly mix live-action and CGI, with the plot described as a “buddy cop film” that sees Inspector Clouseau crew up with a CGI pink panther. Nonetheless, when the challenge was introduced, many followers weren’t thrilled with the thought of one more remake of a basic movie. Some followers have been extra supportive, with one calling the challenge “iconic”.

Peter Sellers performed the protagonist within the unique Pink Panther movie in 1963, adopted by the second instalment, A Shot within the Darkish, the next yr. An extended-running animated collection was additionally developed in 1969 and ran for 10 seasons. The franchise acquired one other remake in 2006 starring Steve Martin, Beyonce, and Jean Reno.

Eddie Murphy can be set to star in a sequel to the 1984 movie Beverly Hills Cop, titled Beverly Hills Cop: Axel Foley, which was developed by Netflix and can reunite Murphy with earlier co-stars. He just lately reprised his function in Coming 2 America.