Jennifer Love Hewitt wants to turn her 2001 movie Heartbreakers into a television series starring Jamie Lee Curtis.
While the 40-year-old actress doesn’t envision starring in the series, she is trying to put together a reunion movie for Can’t Hardly Wait. “I’m dying to [do a sequel or reboot],” Jennifer said during an interview on the Everything Iconic with Danny Pellegrinopodcast. “I really, really want to and I want to direct it. I have two things I’m trying to do this year… a reunion Can’t Hardly Wait movie that I direct, and I really want to make Heartbreakers a TV series.” “Wouldn’t it be a great show? I think it would be amazing,” she said. “I want Jamie Lee Curtis to be in it because I love her. We did that movie House Arrest like when I was 14 together.” “I think I would just want to executive produce it and find some great [newcomer],” she said. Jennifer starred alongside Sigourney Weaver in Heartbreakers, which followed a mother-daughter team who swindled wealthy men out of their…
By Bethy Squiresand Masen Colucci
Acting alongside one’s spouse on a TV show might seem like a dream to some actors — but what if the onscreen relationship is one of abuse and coercion? “Thank god my husband on the show is nothing like my husband in real life,” Love Hewitt said at the Vulture Emmy Studio. “It was nice to have each other to lean on [on set].”