Source: The Hollywood Reporter
According to The Hollywood Reporter
, "Shrek: The Musical" director Jason Moore
has signed to helm MGM's remake of Valley Girl
as a musical feature.
, whose script was written by Amy Talkington
, will be Moore's feature film debut.
The 1983 cult comedy
, which starred Nicolas Cage
and Deborah Foreman
in a romance that bridged the '80s punk scene and suburban San Fernando Valley culture, has been recast as a "Romeo and Juliet"-inspired musical built around the movie's new wave soundtrack.