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Porgy and Bess (1959 film poster)

On August 9, 2012, Lee was in negotiations with the George Gershwin estate to direct a remake of Porgy and Bess. On 5 April 2013, Both the Gershwin Family and the DuBose Heyward estate announced a remake is in development without Lee's involvement. On February 11, 2020, Dee Rees was hired to write and direct the remake.

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