Adam Sandler is attached to star in Narco, a remake of the 2004 French film The Secret Adventures of Gustave Klopp. The original is about a man with narcolepsy who dreams of action heros each time he falls asleep. (One of these was played by Jean-Claude Van Damme.) According to Pajiba, Clay Tarver (Joyride) is scripting the remake for Sandler’s production company Happy Madison.
Hit the jump for the trailer for Gustave Klopp, plus details on the offer out to Sandler to star in The $40,000 Man.
We have a bunch of brief news items for you in one handy article regarding particular actors being interested in particular projects. Please note, “interested” usually means an actor wants to take a look at a script for a project. It doesn’t mean they’re signed on, in negotiations, or that the project even has a green light. But it is interesting to know who’s interested in what so hit the jump for news regarding Natalie Portman, Dustin Hoffman, Liam Hemsworth, Robert Downey Jr., Kristen Stewart, Josh Brolin, and Sam Rockwell all looking into various potential projects.