A Mannequin remake January 11, 2010 Will Mannequin come back to life?! According to reports, the ’80s cult picture Mannequin is to be remade. Bosses at Gladden Entertainment have said that the remake is in “early development”. The 1987 film featuring Sex and the City star Kim Cattrall as a shop dummy, created by artist Jonathan Switcher (Andrew McCarthy), which came to life. Despite poor reviews, the original was a commercial success and grossing more than $42 million.