10:32 AM EDT 07/06/2014
Originally posted 02/02/2014 10:25PM
Originally posted 09/01/2009 03:00PM
Vampires, move over: Werewolves are about to claw their way to the top.
Besides the sudden sprouting of hair expected on Jacob (Taylor Lautner) come Nov. 20's release of the Twilight sequel New Moon, MTV is getting ready to howl with a TV version of the 1985 Michael J. Fox movie Teen Wolf, about a high-school kid who discovers the strange effects of a full moon, says the Hollywood Reporter.
"It has a fresh take and is very different from the original," promises the music network's senior vice-president of series development, Liz Gateley. "It has more of an American Werewolf in Paris feel to it."
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