by: Sammy Mink
Zach Braff is in talks to direct GOING IN STYLE for New Line. The remake of the 1979 film centers on a group of retired and bored senior citizens who decide to rob a bank. Ted Melfi penned the script and was considering directing himself. Donald De Line will produce, while Tony Bill will executive produce the dramedy. The original film starred George Burns, Art Carney, and Lee Strasberg.
Braff made his directorial debut all the way back in 2004 with Garden State and recently followed it up with the dramedy Wish I Was Here. On the acting side, Braff is known for his roles in Scrubs, Garden State, and Oz the Great and Powerful. Next up, Braff is set to direct the comedy Swingles and will write the screenplay for the action comedy 8 Track.