It appears that Warner Bros. has a remake of Small Shop of Horrors in the operates, and Lady Gaga could be cast as Audrey.
Collider has collected a quantity of rumours relating to the film, the very first of which is that it appears that the new filmmakers are seeking to cast Emmy-winning Billy Porter (Pose) as the man-consuming plant Audrey II. Extra exciting nonetheless is the rumours that say, Ben Platt, Harry Designs, Zac Efron, and Joseph Gordon-Levitt have been rumoured for the function of Seymour… and Lady Gaga as Audrey.
We’re not positive if this is all connected to the version Warner Bros. announced 3 years ago with Greg Berlanti directing a script by Matthew Robinson, but we’ll let you know when we hear extra on that. Either way, this new adaptation of the Roger Corman cult classic appears to be a massive priority for Warner Bros., so if it is actual, anticipate to hear extra quickly.
Till then, here’s a summary of director Frank Oz’s 1986 remake to enable you catch up:
“Meek flower shop assistant Seymour (Rick Moranis) pines for co-worker Audrey (Ellen Greene). In the course of a total eclipse, he discovers an uncommon plant he names Audrey II, which feeds only on human flesh and blood. The expanding plant attracts a fantastic deal of organization for the previously struggling shop. Right after Seymour feeds Audrey’s boyfriend, Orin (Steve Martin), to the plant following Orin’s accidental death, he will have to come up with extra bodies for the increasingly bloodthirsty plant.”
Frank Oz directed Small Shop of Horrors (1986) from a screenplay written by Howard Ashman. David Geffen created and it starred Rick Moranis, Ellen Greene, and Steve Martin. Warner Bros. released it on December 19th, 1986.
No 1 was definitely expecting news on this due to the fact the film has been absent for so extended, but right here it is, and it appears that the project is in the method of acquiring talent. We’ll have extra to say on this if and when extra facts comes out.