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James Franco in Charge for 'Three's Company' Film & Stage Development

February 10, 2011 (4:08 am) GMT
Three's Company estate has contacted the '127 Hour' star and now they are still talking to turn the U.S sitcom into a play and movie.

is set to turn his love for beloved U.S. sitcom "Three's Company" into a new stage show and movie. The "" star recently hosted a tribute to the show at the Sundance Film Festival - even showing up as actress ' character Chrissy Snow - and now it looks as if his devotion is paying off.

The actor, who has already shot an art project documentary about "Three's Company", admits he's in talks to develop the sitcom into a play and a new movie.

He tells TV Guide magazine, "(After Sundance) the Three's Company estate contacted us, so they are now talking to us about developing a 'Three's Company' film and off-Broadway play."

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