FLETCH LIVES AGAIN!
is bringing back Fletch to the big screen. According to The Hollywood Reporter
, Miramax has optioned the rights to Gregory Mcdonald
's 11-book series, and Smith will write and direct the first Fletch film in more than a decade, likely to be Fletch Won
. "It's the story of how Fletch became Fletch," Smith, a self-proclaimed "huge fan" of the books, told the Reporter
. "Off the top of my head, I'm leaning towards Ben Affleck
[for the title role]. Or Jason Lee
. We'll also see if we can get Chevy Chase