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

"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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