Slater To Remake Cuckoo's Nest?

Hollywood actor CHRISTIAN SLATER refuses to rule out starring in a movie remake of the 1975 multi-Oscar-winning classic ONE FLEW OVER THE CUCKOO'S NEST. Slater is currently appearing, for a second time, as RANDLE MCMURPHY in a stage version of One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest in London's West End, alongside ER actress ALEX KINGSTON. And now Slater is eyeing a remake of the 1975 cult film. He says, "Some things shouldn't be redone but it's something I'd definitely consider. I've had such a great time doing this show, why not? "I've not heard anything from JACK (NICHOLSON, star of the original film) but I got a lovely letter from KIRK DOUGLAS."


Tags: Christian Slater - One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest - ER - Alex Kingston - Jack - Kirk Douglas


More Christian Slater

'Heathers' Musical Fails To Recapture Majesty of Movie Original

With Idina Menzel's 'If/Then' scoring strong reviews following its opening on Broadway this week, the pressure was on Laurence O'Keefe and Kevin Murphy's Heathers to...

Christian Slater's 'Mind Games' Cancelled, Replaced by 'Wife Swap'

ABC have ruthlessly axed Christian Slater's Mind Games midseason after low rated airings. For the next two weeks, the network will use the Tuesday 10pm...

The Mythological Production of Lars von Trier's 'Nymphomaniac'

Lars von Trier’s latest film Nymphomaniac has been getting everyone hot under the collar since before any actual filming even began. Written and directed by...

Nymphomaniac: Volume II Trailer

Joe is a fiercely determined 50-year-old woman whose sexual drive has taken over her entire life. Her story of how she ended up injured in...


Nymphomaniac: Volume 1 Trailer

Joe has always known she's been completely obsessed with sex ever since she was a young girl. Her excessive desires would see her meet man...

Nymphomaniac Movie Review

At four hours long, this drama is as confrontational as anything we've seen by Lars von Trier (Melancholia), but it's also perhaps his most humane...

Forget Shia LaBeouf's Diva Act, 'Nymphomaniac' Is A Runaway Berlin Hit [Trailer + Pictures]

Lars Von Trier's controversial new movie Nymphomaniac has gone down a storm with critics after having premiered at the Berlin Film Festival. However, cast member...

Seagulls, Sardines And Paper Bags - Is Shia LaBeouf Pulling A Lady Gaga?

Given Shia LaBeouf’s recent antics, you’d be forgiven for thinking that the man is a bit... err… eccentric. He’s also very self aware though, just...



Christian Slater Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Christian Slater

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All