A remake of The Karate Kid
is in development that will be produced by Will Smith's Overbook Entertainment and Jerry Weintraub, who also produced the 1984 film, starring Ralph Macchio and Pat Morita, and the three sequels.
Will Smith's 9-year old son Jaden Christopher Smith
, is attached to star in
the remake. He starred opposite his dad in The Pursuit of Happyness.
"I don't care if you the Karate Kid or not, you still can't whip my ass! Y'hear me, boy?!"