Tagged: New Line Cinema

Helms and Morgan to star in TAG 0

Helms and Morgan to star in TAG

Ed Helms has signed on to star in TAG, a comedy about a group of friends who for 30 years played a bizarre cross country version of the kids game. Tracy Morgan is in talks to co-star. Director Jeff Tomsic will make his feature film debut for New Line Cinema. The story is based on a...

Ansel Engort to star in Dukes of Oxy 0

Ansel Engort to star in Dukes of Oxy

New Line Cinema is developing a big screen adaptation of the just-published Rolling Stone article, “Dukes of Oxy“. Michael De Luca is producing with Ansel Elgort (“Fault in our Stars”) and Emily Gerson Saines. Elgort will also potentially star as one of two teen high school wrestlers from Florida who built a multimillion-dollar business smuggling OxyContin...

Will Ferrell to star in The House 0

Will Ferrell to star in The House

Will Ferrell has signed on to star in the comedy The House, from the writing team of Andrew J. Cohen and Brendan O’Brien (“Neighbors”). Cohen will also direct. The story centers on a married couple who lose their daughter’s college fund. They team up with their neighbors to start an illegal casino in their basement to...

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Key and Peele to produce stolen cat comedy

Comedy Central’s┬áKeegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele have teamed with New Line Cinema to produce Keanu, a comedy about a group of friends posing as drug dealers in order to retrieve a stolen cat. Peter Atencio is in talks to direct from a script by Peele and Alex Rubens. The film is scheduled to start shooting next...