“St. Elmo’s Fire” is finally getting the TV treatment. NBC has put a small-screen update of the 1985 classic in development. “Drop Dead Diva” creator Josh Berman is writing the new version, which will showcase a group of close friends struggling with career, commitment, and adulting.
The original chronicled a group of Georgetown University graduates as they shared their adjustment to post-college life and the responsibilities of adulthood.Emilio Estevez, Rob Lowe, Andrew McCarthy, Demi Moore, Judd Nelson, Ally Sheedy, and Mare Winningham were featured in the film.
At this point, there are no production dates in place.