Date: 31st July 2001
HUGH GRANT and eLIZabeth HURLEY are being called upon to prove they're still the best of friends by starring together in a remake of classic comedy CANNONBALL RUN, the (1981).
TIM ALLEN, BURT REYNOLDS and PAMELA ANDERSON are already reportedly onboard for the project, which will be directed by DIE HARD (1988) movie maker JOHN McTIERNAN - and he's keen to get Liz and Hugh committed too.
And, whereas the original movie was set in the world of motor racing, the new Cannonball Run will be flying high - with a rally of private jets. (KL/EW/KW)