Sequel and Possible Film Adaptations
Ken Grimwood was working on a sequel to Replay when he died from a heart attack in 2003 at the age of 59. While Grimwood was still living it was rumored that a film adaptation starring Brad Pitt and Julia Roberts was in the works. This adaptation never materialized. In 2010, it was reported that Warner Bros. was planning on filming a version of Replay starring Ben Affleck. The screenplay for this adaptation has been written by Jason Smilovic. Robert Zemeckis is in talks to direct.
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