Following the success of The Gilmore Girls reboot on Netflix and the all-girl Ghostbuster's, 2017 is set to revive some of best-loved cult classics, re-imagined for the modern screen

From mermaids and surfer girls to witches and first wives, rumours of old favourites being remade have been running rife in Hollywood for some time. While some remain unconfirmed, think: Kim Cattrall not-so-subtly pushing for a Samantha Jones SATC spin-off, these are the titles with the green light go-ahead, likely to hit our small and silver screens this year.

The cult films & TV shows getting a reboot in 2017