Original STARSKY AND HUTCH star David Soul is furious that the cult series
is being adapted for the big screen.
Hollywood comedy actors Ben Stiller and Owen Wilson are currently filming
their version of the cop drama - much to Soul's disgust.
He and co-star Paul Michael Glaser were planning to reprise their roles
for one final adventure as the crime fighting hardmen, but Warner BROS have
beaten them to it.
Soul rages, "They ain't Starsky and Hutch and to cast them as such cheats
a huge audience who grew up with Glaser and Soul in the roles. Their decision
to make this kind of picture is an insult to the intelligence of the audience
and the real
warm feelings S+H still engenders in the collective memory of millions of
"(It will be) another one of those bad, glitzy action pieces, like
Charlie's Angels." 02/05/2003 13:38