Mar 072017
 
Anna Faris Will Play Kurt Russell’s Role in the Gender-Swapped Remake of 'Overboard'
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It looks like Anna Faris is ready to go overboard. 

Deadline reports that the actress will co-star with Eugenio Derbez in the upcoming gender-swapped remake of Overboard. The 1987 Garry Marshall-directed rom-com originally starred Goldie Hawn as a spoiled heiress and Kurt Russell as a carpenter who tricks her into thinking that she’s his wife after she gets amnesia.

The film will retain the same plot, but in the gender-swapped version, Faris’ “working class mom” character will be the one who tries to trick Derbez, whose character is described as a “spoiled playboy from one of Mexico’s wealthiest families.” 

Hmmm, given how great the Hawn-Russell version was, it’s hard to imagine anyone else filling the roles. But we’ll give the film a chance if and only if Hawn and Russell some how find their way into this film.

Anna Faris Will Play Kurt Russell’s Role in the Gender-Swapped Remake of 'Overboard'

 

Anna Faris Will Play Kurt Russell’s Role in the Gender-Swapped Remake of 'Overboard'
Source: Zimbio

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