Rebel Wilson to play Goldie Hawn role in remake

REBEL Wilson’s star continues to rise in Hollywood.

The super funny Aussie has reportedly been cast in the remake of the classic 80s film, Private Benjamin.

According to, the kooky blonde will play the lead role, originally made famous by another funny blonde, Goldie Hawn.


In the reboot, Wilson’s character enlists in order to escape her other problems.

It’s welcome news for Wilson, who recently had her TV sitcom Super Fun Night canned in the US.

She’s also currently filming the sequel to the hit, Pitch Perfect.