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The “Mad Men” actor stars in director Greg Mottola’s comedy primarily based on the Gregory Mcdonald guide of the similar identify. The film additi onally stars Hamm’s “Mad Men” co-star John Slattery, Ayden Mayeri, Lorenza Izzo, Roy Wood Jr., Annie Mumolo, Kyle MacLachlan and Marcia Gay Harden.

In the trailer, Fletch himself is a suspect in a homicide case in Europe.

“I used to be an investigative reporter,” Hamm says in the teaser. “It’s an occupation that is been cheapened by the digital age — like, president.”

Hamm told The Hollywood Reporter in 2020 that he has no plans on copying Chase’s model of the function, saying, “No one can contact Chevy’s portrayal of that character.”

He continued: “The character in the guide’s rather a lot totally different than Chevy’s portrayal, and so when Bill Block at Miramax got here to me and stated, ‘You know, we personal this and we predict you would be an excellent match,’ I agreed, however I do not wish to imitate Chevy. I’m not in that and I do not suppose anyone else can be.”

“Confess, Fletch” is out Sept. 16. theatrically and on-demand.

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