Berlanti is a directorial alumni from TV’s Arrow. Warner Bros is behind the remount of the big screen musical which first hit screens in Roger Corman’s 1960 film. It was then more famously remade as a musical in 1986 via Frank Oz which starred Rick Moranis, Ellen Greene and Steve Martin. The show has enjoyed an enduring life in theatre.
Matthew Robinson (The Invention of Lying) is on board to write the new screenplay.