It’s been 37 years since Chevy Chase first introduced the world to investigative reporter Fletch, and the character is now getting a revival played by Mad Men‘s Jon Hamm in Confess, Fletch, out now in theaters and on digital and on demand.
Directed by Greg Mottola (Superbad, Paul), the movie also stars Roy Wood Jr. (The Daily Show), Ayden Mayeri (The Afterparty), Lorenza Izzo (Once Upon A Time…In Hollywood), John Slattery (Mad Men), Kenneth Kimmins (Coach), Robert Picardo (Star Trek: Voyager), John Behlmann (Riverdale), Marcia Gay Hayden (The Morning Show), Kyle MacLachlan (Twin Peaks) and Annie Mumolo (Bridesmaids).
Confess, Fletch Synopsis
In this delightful comedy romp, Jon Hamm stars as the roguishly charming and endlessly troublesome Fletch, who becomes the prime suspect in a murder case while searching for a stolen art collection. The only way to prove his innocence? Find out which of the long list of suspects is the culprit—from the eccentric art dealer and a missing playboy to a crazy neighbor and Fletch’s Italian girlfriend. Crime, in fact, has never been this disorganized.
We were joined on the Popternative show by Confess, Fletch star Jon Hamm and director Greg Mottola who tell us about creating something new with an already well known film franchise.
Watch our conversation below.
Confess, Fletch is now in theaters and is available on Digital and Demand.
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