Eddie Murphy Set To Star In "Grumpy Old Men" Inspired Film: Report

Eddie Murphy is 57 years outdated, however that is not stopping him from mounting a comeback. The veteran comic has been quiet currently, and his final movie was in 2016. Even at the moment, Murphy wasn’t helming any main tasks, and 2011’s Tower Heist could also be his most up-to-date massive movie. This yr, Murphy has been working silently to get his profession again on observe, and he’s at present set to play Rudy Ray Moore within the Netflix movie Dolemite Is My Name. Now, Variety is reporting that Murphy has signed on to star in a remake of the basic comedy Grumpy Old Men. 

The unique movie was launched in 1993 and starred Jack Lemmon and Walter Matthau. Lemmon and Matthau performed neighbors who had been competing for the eye of a pretty professor performed by Ann-Margret. The comedy was successful on the field workplace, and spawned a sequel referred to as Grumpier Old Men two years later. Tim Story is ready to direct the movie. Story is known for helming the primary two Fantastic Four movies, Think Like a Man and Think Like a Man Too, Ride Along and Ride Along 2, Barbershop, and is ready to direct a brand new Shaft movie and the third Ride Along film.