Actor Peter Gallagher will have Cruel Intentions as he joins the upcoming TV adaptation of the hit 1999 film.
The former The O.C. star has been cast as Edward Valmont, a "powerful and ruthless billionaire hotel magnate with fingers in many far-reaching financial pies," according to Variety.
The character is the father of the late Sebastian Valmont, who was portrayed by Ryan Phillippe in the original movie.
The new version of Cruel Intentions takes place 15 years after the film ends, and centres around mischievous Kathryn Merteuil, played by Sarah Michelle Gellar, who will reprise her role for the pilot.
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Sarah Michelle Gellar is returning to her roots for the upcoming Cruel Intentions TV series.
Roger Kumble, the director and writer of the original 1999 film, is developing an adaptation for the small screen in conjunction with bosses at U.S. network NBC.
And on Wednesday (24Feb16), Gellar, who played the mischievous Kathryn Merteuil in the movie, took to Instagram to announce she is reteaming with Kumble for the new project.
Gellar posted a present-day photo of herself alongside Kumble and executive producer Neal Moritz, next to a similar snap of the three of them from 1998.
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NBC is reported to have picked up a follow-up series to the classic 1999 movie.
Fans of the late nineties favourite Cruel Intentions will be delighted to learn that a TV sequel, focussed on the child of Annette Hargrove and Sebastian Valmont, is currently in the works.
According to Deadline on Wednesday (October 21st), NBC is picking up a series revolving around Bash Casey, the son of the characters played by Reese Witherspoon and Ryan Phillippe, the latter of which died at the end of the original movie. It would seem that Annette was pregnant at that point, and the storyline of the mooted series will pick up on the life of the now-16 year old boy.
Reese Witherspoon, one of the stars of the original Cruel Intentions movie
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A Tv Show Based On 1999 Film Cruel Intentions Is In The Works At U.s. Network Nbc.
The proposed new series from original director and writer Roger Kumble will centre on the son of Reese Witherspoon and Ryan Phillippe's characters, who sets out on a quest to learn about his family history after reading his father's journal, according to Variety.com.
Phillippe's character, Sebastian Valmont, dies at the end of the movie.
It's unclear if he, Witherspoon or co-stars Selma Blair, Joshua Jackson and Sarah Michelle Gellar will make an appearance on the TV show.
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Reese Witherspoon, Selma Blair and Sarah Michelle Gellar, who starred in ‘Cruel Intentions’, reunited on Thursday night (28th May) to watched a musical version of the teen melodrama.
The stars of the 1999 hit Cruel Intentions reunited for a special comedy musical version of the film. Reese Witherspoon, Sarah Michelle Gellar and Selma Blair, who played wealthy New York teenagers in a fatal spiral of seduction and betrayal, shared pictures from when they went to see Cruel Intentions: The Completely Unauthorised Musical on Thursday (28th May).
Reese Witherspoon reunited with her Cruel Intentions co-stars on Thursday.
Selma Blair says her eight-month-old son Arthur is an ''adrenalin junkie'' who loves music.
Selma Blair's baby son is an ''adrenalin junkie''.
The 39-year-old actress says eight-month-old Arthur - her child with boyfriend Jason Bleick - is very ''sweet and outgoing'' and is already showing signs of being musical.
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Ryan Phillippe's ex-girlfriend Alexis Knapp has given birth to a baby girl.
The model and actress - who has claimed Ryan is the father of the baby - welcomed a daughter named Kai into the world last Friday (01.07.11), with the 'Cruel Intentions' actor reportedly by her side throughout the birth.
A source told US Magazine: "He is a good father, and whether this is his baby or not, he wants to do the right thing and be supportive.
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Sarah Michelle Gellar is to make her TV return, playing a troubled twin in new CW show 'Ringer'.
Sarah Michelle Gellar is to make her TV return in new CW show 'Ringer'.
However, when Bridget witnesses a brutal murder she decides to assume the life of her sister - who she hasn't seen in years - in the hope of staying out of the crime.
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Reese Witherspoon received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame yesterday (01.12.10) while her two children looked on.
The blonde star - who won the Best Actress Oscar for her role in 'Walk the Line' in 2006 - was presented with the prestigious honour on Wednesday (01.12.10).
The actress was accompanied by her two children, daughter Ava, 11, and seven-year-old son Deacon, for the induction ceremony which was held outside the W Hotel in Los Angeles.
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Ryan Philippe is ''confused'' about his life because he thought it would get easier as he got older and admits he is still not over his divorce from Reese Witherspoon.
Ryan Philippe is "confused" about his life.
The 35-year-old actor - who recently split from Abbie Cornish after four years of dating - is surprised he isn't finding things easier as he gets older and more experienced.
He said: "I thought the more experience you had, the more certain you would be about life. But I'm finding the opposite, man. I'm more in wonder and confusion than I was in my 20s."
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