Ten-hut! Rebel Wilson is headed to boot camp.
The original movie starred
Wilson, who stole scenes in
She has since become an in-demand comic actress, with upcoming roles in "
The "Private Benjamin" remake follows the trend of Hollywood studios raiding their back catalogs for properties to be refashioned for new audiences while hoping to lure back moviegoers who have fond memories of the originals.
The first "Private Benjamin" earned Hawn an Oscar nomination for lead actress and was a box-office hit, grossing $70 million. It also spawned a television series that ran from 1981 to 1983.