The Girl Can't Help It: According to The Hollywood Reporter, Fox 2000 and Forest Whitaker's Spirit Dance Entertainment are teaming to remake the 1956 comedy The Girl Can't Help It, which starred Tom Ewell and Jayne Mansfield.

The music-driven original followed the story of a talent agent (Ewell) who is hired by a mobster (Edmond O'Brien) to turn his musically challenged girlfriend (Mansfield) into a big star. Fats Domino, Little Richard, Julie London and the Platters turned in performances in the film as well.

Brian B.