From L to R: Sean Hayes (Larry), Chris Diamantopoulos (Moe), and Will Sasso (Curly)
There have been rumors of a Three Stooges movie for the past decade. The Farrelly Brothers (Dumb and Dumber, Me Myself and Irene) have been attached to this film for quite some time. Even names such as Jim Carrey (Dumb and Dumber, Ace Ventura) were rumored to be starring in the film as one of the iconic characters.
Sean Hayes as Larry
Now it is final. Sean Hayes (Will and Grace), Chris Diamantopoulos (Wedding Daze) and Will Sasso (Mad TV) will be playing the iconic charactere of Larry, Moe, and Curly. The Three Stooges will be based off of original Three Stooges shorts. The storyline will show the guys as newborns outside an orphanage and will show the trio into adulthood. It is also rumored that the Stooges will be getting caught up in a murder plot and even appearing on a reality show. The full film is being planned on being divided into three half-hour shorts. The release date was just announced as hitting theaters on April 4, 2012.