Nick Jonas In Talks To Join ‘Jumanji,’ Lifetime Orders ‘Beaches’ Remake, And More

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Rejoice for the weekend with news of a Beaches remake, the first trailer for a Matt Damon action movie, and a cool return to the 90’s and early 00’s by MTV. That and more in today’s headlines.

1. Nick Jonas might also be joining the Jumanji remake. It’s the all-muscle remake cast. [Variety]

2. Lifetime is remaking Beaches with Idina Menzel. That sound you just heard was hundreds of theater fans gasping. [Deadline]

3. See the first trailer for The Great Wall. This is not your high school history class version of The Great Wall of China. [Vulture]

4. MTV is devoting an entire channel to old shows you love. Say goodbye to productivity as soon as Laguna Beach and Road Rules are in permanent rotation starting August 1st. [Entertainment Weekly]

5. HBO renewed Ballers for Season 3. The Rock hasn’t gotten sick of filming in Miami a few weeks a year, apparently. []

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