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C'mon, Get Happy!

Meet the proposed new ''Partridge Family'' cast. EW picks who should star as the musically inclined family in the VH1 remake

First, VH1 announced its upcoming reality series ''In Search of the Partridge Family.'' Now, Paramount Pictures, those crazy cats behind ''The Brady Bunch Movie,'' are hopping on the bandwagon by snagging the film rights to the polyester-lovin' '70s cheesefest. Sure, the flick's script has yet to be written, but here's who we think should get on the bus.

SHIRLEY Reba McEntire

KEITH Ashton Kutcher

LAURIE Amber Brkich

DANNY Danny Bonaduce

CHRISTOPHER #1 Mary-Kate Olsen

CHRISTOPHER #2 Ashley Olsen

TRACY Emily Tye

SIMONE THE DOG Barkley

REUBEN KINCAID Donald Trump

Originally posted May 28, 2004 Published in issue #767 May 28, 2004 Order article reprints