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Inconceivable! Jason Reitman has assembled an amazing cast for a lockdown remake of The Princess Bride

June 27th, 2020 by Marc Comments

So, sometimes, just sometimes, it become almost ok to do the unthinkable.

It’s rare. And we don’t condone it. But Jason Reitman as assembled a dream cast to remake The Princess Bride from the comfort of their own homes while in lockdown.

And you can watch it tomorrow.

The remake for Quibi will benefit World Central Kitchen, which has been helping thousands of restaurants stay afloat during the quarantine by paying them to provide millions of meals to the needy.

The series stars Joe Jonas, Sophie Turner, Hugh Jackman, Andy Serkis, Elijah Wood, Beanie Feldstein, Diego Luna, Taika Waititi, Zazie Beetz, Josh Gad, JK Simmons, Dave Bautista, David Spade, Jon Hamm, Stephen Merchant, Mackenzie Davis, Nicholas Braun, Robert Wuhl, Don Johnson, Ari Graynor, Thomas Lennon, Brandon Routh, Courtney Ford, Zoey Deutch, Patton Oswalt, Rainn Wilson & Pedro Pascal – and we’ve been promised there are more surprises to come with other cast members still to be revealed.

Check it out here

And, to get in the mood, you can check out some scenes below:

So what say you all? Will you watch or is this inconceivable? I want to hear your thoughts, gang.

The Princess Bride remake will be released on Quibi beginning Monday, June 29th.

Let us know your thoughts below, @NerdFollowing on Twitter or on Facebook

Marc is a self-confessed nerd. Ever since seeing Star Wars for the first time around 1979 he’s been an unapologetic fan of the Wars and still believes, with Clone Wars and now Underworld, we are yet to see the best Star Wars. He’s a dad of two who now doesn’t have the time (or money) to collect the amount of toys, comics, movies and books he once did, much to the relief of his long-suffering wife. In the real world he’s a graphic designer. He started Following the Nerd because he was tired of searching a million sites every day for all the best news that he loves and decided to create one place where you can go to get the whole lot. Secretly he longs to be sitting in the cockpit of his YT-1300 Corellian Transport ship with his co-pilot Chewie, roaming the universe, waiting for his next big adventure, but feels just at home watching cartoons with his kids….