Director Doug Liman is in talks to take the helm on Warner Bros.' languishing remake of Cannonball Run, as the studio seeks a new writer.
Director Rawson Marshall Thurber wants to combine elements from the popular Ocean's 11 and Fast and the Furious franchises for Cannonball Run.
Rawson Marshall Thurber is directing the upcoming Cannonball Run remake, with Thomas Lennon and Robert Ben Garant writing the script.
Brock Yates, who started the cross-country road race Cannonball Run and wrote the movie script, passed away at 82 from Alzheimer's Disease.
Tropic Thunder writer Etan Cohen has signed on to write the script and direct a 'relaunch' of Cannonball Run for Warner Bros.
Warner Bros. is also in discussions with car maker General Motors to finance this high-octane remake about a cross-country road race.