August 3, 2009
Spielberg planning ‘Harvey’ re-make
Hollywood filmmaker Steven Spielberg has signed on to direct and produce a new big-screen adaptation of Mary Chase's play
Harvey, Variety.com reported.
The screenplay for the 20th Century Fox and DreamWorks co-production is being penned by
Everything Changes and
How to Talk to a Widower author Jonathan Tropper.
Chase's play won the Pulitzer Prize in 1944 and was adapted as a film starring James Stewart and Josephine Hull in 1950. The story is about how a man's relationship with his giant rabbit invisible friend affects his family and community.