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"Jem and the Holograms" Live Action Movie Is Happening



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    "Jem and the Hologram" fans, get excited!

    Jon M. Chu, the director of "G.I. Joe: Retaliation" and Justin Bieber's "Believe" documentary, is making a big screen version of the hit 1980s cartoon.

    Chu announced the new project in a YouTube video earlier today, telling fans, "The movie, without giving away too much, is a modern day, live action reinvention of the 1980s Hasbro classic cartoon 'Jem and the Holograms.'"

    The film will be produced by Jason Blum and Bieber's mentor Scooter Braun.

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    While Chu didn't give away too much info about the exciting new "Jem and the Holograms" movie, he did share one very special detail: he wants fans to contribute their ideas via social media!

    There are multiple ways fans can help contribute to the creative process. They can upload a photo or video to the film's Tumblr or even submit themselves as a casting possibility to star in the film.

    The film already has its own Twitter account. "#JemTheMovie is happening &we want YOU to be part of it! Help @jonmchu @blumhouse &@scooterbraun make the movie!" they tweeted today following the big news.

    Get excited!

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