- Tue Aug 2, 2016, 7:40 AM GMT
Jillian Bell, who worked together with Tatum in '22 Jump Street', is also set to star in the film, which is based on 1984's romantic comedy film of the same name, as the mermaid's love interest.READ MORE
A remake of the 1984 film "Splash", about a young boy who was saved from drowning by a mermaid. The mermaid returns 20 years later and finds the boy she once saved, and gives him the option between his life on land or a life under the sea with her. In this version, Tatum will play the mermaid who saves Bell as a girl only to reunite with her years later.