Cameron Diaz, Colin Firth in ‘Gambit’ remake

Updated: Feb 02, 2011, 17:43 PM IST

London: The Coen Brothers are reportedly planning a remake of the 1966 film ‘Gambit’.

And they have apparently recruited Cameron Diaz and Colin Firth for the remake.

The Coens will write and produce the revamp, while The Last Station’s Michael Hoffman will helm the project, reports the Daily Express.

According to, Firth will take on Michael Caine’s role as an art conman, while Diaz will play his sidekick - a role originally played by Shirley MAClaine.

The film’s shooting commences in London in May (11).