A 'Clue' Reboot Is On The Way With 'Deadpool' Writers & Ryan Reynolds

Bessie Dean
January 23, 2018

Since the announcement of Disney's purchase of 21st Century Fox's entertainment assets there have been questions as to how the Fox properties would fit in with Disney. Ryan Reynolds has reportedly been signed on to star in and produce cult classic Clue.

The first project that the studio will work on outside of Reynolds' "Deadpool" series will be a remake of the 1985 comedy "Clue", based on the Parker Brothers board game.

It's noted the three-year deal keeps Ryan Reynolds in the Fox fold well into the merger with Disney that is expected to take 12 to 18 months.

The deal with Maximum Effort is huge for Fox.

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On the Clue front, Reynolds is reuniting with Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick, the writers of Deadpool and its upcoming sequel.

Maximum Effort and toy company Hasbro's film division Allspark Pictures will produce the project.

Deadpool became the highest grossing film for Fox since Avatar, as it's $783 million worldwide gross established itself as the highest grossing R-rated film of all time.

Clue is a mystery murder who-done-it game where the players play as the eccentric characters and try to figure out who committed the murder with which weapon in what room.

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