« Damon on for Ocean's Fourteen | Filmstalker | Update: The Invasion trailer online - now viewable for all »


Jackson replaces Braff on Fletch Won?

JoshuaJackson.jpgAfter the perfect replacement for Chevy Chase, Zach Braff, left the prequel of Fletch entitled Fletch Won, it seemed there could be no one that could replace him. Well apparently there is, Joshua Jackson.

Yes, Joshua Jackson is the man that is being put up for the role and the word is that Bill Lawrence isn't directing anymore, in fact it is Steve Pink, the Director of Accepted and the Writer on Grosse Pointe Blank and High Fidelity - did you know he also acted in the John Cusack film The Sure Thing?

The news comes from IESB through Obsessed With Film. I think the choice of Steve Pink as Director sounds good, although he only has one film under his directing hat, he does have a few good writing and producing credits in there. He sounds like a strong replacement for Bill Lawrence as Director.

Joshua Jackson though? I'm not so sure. Of course he's a good actor and can carry drama or comedy off well, he's shown that, however as a young Chevy Chase / Fletch character? Fletch was great fun, and that character is off the wall, quick fire, and a lot like J.D. from Scrubs, does that sound like a good fit for Jackson? It certainly did for Zach Braff.



Add a comment


Site Navigation

Latest Stories



Vidahost image

Latest Reviews


Filmstalker Poll


Subscribe with...

AddThis Feed Button

Windows Live Alerts

Site Feeds

Subscribe to Filmstalker:

Filmstalker's FeedAll articles

Filmstalker's Reviews FeedReviews only

Filmstalker's Reviews FeedAudiocasts only

Subscribe to the Filmstalker Audiocast on iTunesAudiocasts on iTunes

Feed by email:


My Skype status


Help Out


Site Information

Creative Commons License
© www.filmstalker.co.uk

Give credit to your sources. Quote and credit, don't steal

Movable Type 3.34