Franco, Lifetime Team On “Mother” Remake

James Franco will executive produce Lifetime’s remake of “Mother, May I Sleep With Danger?,” the cult 1996 telemovie which starred Tori Spelling. The new version will air next year.

Spelling starred as a young woman with a dangerous and obsessive boyfriend. Franco penned the story for the remake which boasts a script written by Amber Coney (“Class”).

Melanie Aitkenhead will direct while Vince Jolivette, Diane Sokolow and Rachel Verno will executive produce alongside Franco. The former “Spider-Man” series star has two other TV projects on the way next year which he stars in – Hulu’s “11/22/63” and HBO’s “The Deuce”.

Source: The Live Feed