Diego Luna has been cast to play Tony Montana in the forthcoming update.
David Mackenzie (Hell or High Water) and Peter Berg (Patriots Day, Deepwater Horizon) are among the finalists to direct August 2018 release.
The veteran screenwriter knows a thing or two about mobsters.
Director Antoine Fuqua will move the rags-to-riches story to Los Angeles.
Proof that everyone just wants to be a goodfella.
Universal has hired Straight Outta Compton screenwriter to pen new adaptation.