Stock up on Korbel and Axe body spray: The Entourage movie has officially been greenlit by Warner Bros. The upcoming film, which is based on the HBO series that ran an inexplicable eight seasons between 2004 and 2011, will pick up roughly six months after the series left off, with A-list actor Vincent Chase navigating the good life with his brother Johnny "Drama" and buddies Eric and Turtle— which happens to be more or less where the series began.
Where could Entourage possibly go from here? In September, series producer Mark Wahlberg offered some tantalizing, vaguely misogynistic hints when he said that the series had been "weighed down" when it introduced so many "strong women" in its later seasons, and that the proposed Entourage movie would finally "get back to just being guys."
Thankfully, even if Wahlberg insists on being coy with the details, Twitter is here to fill in the gaps. After eight straight seasons of partying and high-fiving, what stories could Entourage possibly have left to tell? A few suggestions from the Twitterverse:
A promising opening:
Entourage: The Movie. We open on the Hollywood sign... But wait: it actually says "ENTOURAGE" instead. "The Boys Are Back In Town" begins to
— stefan(@boring_as_heck) January 30, 2013
It could be familiar:
Entourage movie plot: Drama might have a gig or not, but he messes up and then gets another better gig. #OhYep
— Andrew Jones (@EthanRunt) January 30, 2013
i'm johnny drama and my self absorbed nature destroys my career prospects again. i'm turtle and i have a hat.
— Mat Jones (@pillowfort) January 30, 2013
Drama & Turtle go to the Playboy mansion, E learns a lesson from an older man, Ari and his wife have a misunderstanding, Vince buys a dog
— Larry Fitzmaurice (@lfitzmaurice) January 30, 2013
Entourage Movie synopsis: Vinnie has a four-way at Pinkberry, Eric freaks out about losing a client, Drama gets a parking ticket. #for2hours
— Scott Beggs (@scottmbeggs) January 30, 2013
Ari has an affair with Nikki Finke. Drama sleeps with RuPaul. Turtle visits Nike Headquarters. E cries in the corner #EntourageMoviePlots
— Alex Suskind (@AlexJSuskind) January 30, 2013
Vinny gets offered a role in STAR WARS VII but will only take it if Drama gets to play Boba's son Joba Django Fett #ENTOURAGEmovieplot
— thigh master (@thighmaster) January 30, 2013
Cant wait to see Vince win an Oscar over Day-lewis, Penn, Denzel, and Leo. #entouragemovieplot
— Alex Rex (@arm2001) January 30, 2013
The boys all get fedoras. Turtle's is too small for his head. #EntourageMoviePlot
— Official Comedy (@OfficialComedy) January 30, 2013
Or forge a whole new trail for the Entourage boys:
If the Entourage movie is directed by Michael Haneke and it's all about the gang dealing with end-of-life decisions, I'm cool with it.
— Dave Itzkoff (@ditzkoff) January 30, 2013