Laurel and Hardy movie to hit screens in 2018

Robert Hutchins

By Robert Hutchins

January 17th 2017 at 10:23AM
Laurel and Hardy movie to hit screens in 2018

‘Inspired by actual events, Stan and Ollie is billed as an emotional tribute to two of the funniest men in movie history,’ read a statement from Larry Harmon Pictures.

Larry Harmon Pictures has licensed the Laurel and Hardy feature film rights to Faye Warde’s Fable Pictures, Jeff Pope’s Sonesta Films and BBC Films.

Together the trio will be producing a Stan and Ollie original movie, based on one of the world’s most loved comedy duos.

‘Inspired by actual events, Stan and Ollie is billed as an emotional tribute to two of the funniest men in movie history,’ read a statement from Larry Harmon Pictures.

The film is slated to begin production in March this year in the UK with an international release slated for early 2018.