There is a modern reboot of “Fletch” that is in the process of being remade. With Jon Hamm leading the role as the quick-witted investigative reporter who was prior played by Chevy Chase in the original classic 1985’s “Fletch” and not forgetting the second one called “Fletch Lives.”
In a recent press release it was stated that it will be based of from the second book in the “Confess Fletch.” series by Gregory McDonald. In what seems like a complete set of mysterious events, Fletch fines himself stuck in the middle of a multiple murder scene when he is one of the suspects. All along while he is trying to locate his wife’s stolen art collection that she received after her fathers goes missing and is assumed to be dead.
Hamm will be one of the producers for the new movie. Along with manager/producer Connie Tavel. Greg Mottola,who was behind a few pther popular movies such as “Superbad,” “Adventureland” and “Arrested Development,”. The script was actually created by Zev Borrow which they will be directing from. David List will executive produce the film.
For those who are not familiar with who Jon Hamm is.. well he is commonly known for his part on Mad Men