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Director Wants Jessica Biel and Jennifer Garner for 'Laverne and Shirley' Remake

February 10, 2010 (8:49 am) GMT
After Jamie Foxx convinced him that Jessica Biel and Jennifer Garner will make great funny duo, Garry Marshall is determined to make a remake of TV sitcom 'Laverne and Shirley' featuring the two.

"Pretty Woman" director Garry Marshall is taking 's advice and pushing forward with a movie remake of his hit TV sitcom "Laverne & Shirley" with new best pals and in the title roles.

The actresses became bosom buddies on the set of Marshall's new film "", prompting their co-star to suggest they'd be perfect for a "Laverne & Shirley" remake. And Marshall admits he's committed to making the movie, which will feature cameos from his sister Penny Marshall and Cindy Williams - the original Laverne & Shirley.

He says, "We're gonna work on that. My sister Penny and Cindy are going to be a guest cameo (sic)." And Garner can't wait to work with her new best friend, "Are you kidding? We're dying to do it."

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