Jon Hamm to star in modern ‘Fletch’ reboot

He'll also be producing alongside his manager Connie Tavel

Jon Hamm is set to take over Chevy Chase’s roll in a modern reboot of Fletch.

Not only will Hamm be starring, but he’ll also produce alongside his manager Connie Tavel, with Greg Mottola (Superbad, Adventureland) directing.

Miramex is making a new movie based Confess Fletch, the second book in the series. In the book, Fletch is the prime suspect in a murder, attempting to prove his innocence. Along the way, he has to search for his fiancée’s stolen art collection after her father goes missing.

Check out the trailer for the original Fletch below.

Lead photo courtesy of Angela Natividad.