Filmmaker Steven Spielberg is reportedly in talks to revive classic movie musical “West Side Story.”
Executives at Fox have released the title for a remake after hearing Spielberg is keen to develop the movie, according to Deadline.com.
A screenwriter has not yet been hired and the director has not revealed any details about the remake.
“West Side Story,” which starred Rita Moreno and Natalie Wood, was originally released in 1961 and picked up 10 Oscars, including Best Picture and Best Music.
J-Connection: Steven Spielberg is Jewish.