My Man Godfrey to Hit Broadway?
My Man Godfrey may be coming to Broadway: The stage rights to the 1936 film have been optioned by East of Doheny Productions for a potential Broadway musical.
The film, about a socialite's relationship with her butler, starred William Powell and Carole Lombard. It was directed by Gregory LaCava and featured a screenplay by Morrie Ryskind working with Eric Hatch, who wrote the novel on which the film was based. A 1957 remake starred June Allyson and David Niven.