Johnny Depp is to team up with Rob Marshall again for The Thin Man remake.
The Pirates Of The Caribbean: On Stranger Tides star and director have signed up to the planned adaptation, alongside co-producer John DeLuca.
"John and I are overjoyed at the idea of working with Johnny again, especially on such a classy and classic project. We are looking forward to working with Warner Bros to create a reinvention of a beloved story," Rob said in a statement.
In the 1934 film, which won an Oscar nomination for Best Picture, William Powell and Myrna Loy starred as the comedic crime-solving couple.
The hunt is still on for a female lead to play opposite Johnny,