Kat Coiro is directing the movie and Owen Wilson is in last negotiations to affix the pic, which can doubtless shoot this fall. The script was written by John Rogers and Tami Sagher, with a rewrite by Harper Dill.
Lopez and Wilson each appeared in 1997Ã¢â‚¬â„¢s actioner Ã¢â‚¬Å“Anaconda.Ã¢â‚¬Â
The film will mark the third collaboration between STX, Lopez and producers Elaine Goldsmith-Thomas and Benny Medina following 2018Ã¢â‚¬â„¢s Ã¢â‚¬Å“Second ActÃ¢â‚¬Â and the upcoming Ã¢â‚¬Å“Hustlers,Ã¢â‚¬Â which is presently in manufacturing. The movie was initially arrange at Common.
The film is predicated on a graphic novel by Bobby Crosby and facilities on a pop star (Lopez), who, moments earlier than marrying her rockstar fiance at Madison Sq. Backyard, finds out that he cheated on her together with her assistant. She breaks down on stage and picks a random man (Wilson) out of the group to marry as an alternative.
Ã¢â‚¬Å“We proceed to have superb experiences with Jennifer, Elaine and Benny with every movie we collaborate on, and weÃ¢â‚¬â„¢re thrilled that they wished to work with STX once more on this humorous and endearing challenge,Ã¢â‚¬Â mentioned STXfilms chairman Adam Fogelson. Ã¢â‚¬Å“Owen Wilson is a hilarious and charismatic addition to the movie, and the proper individual to play reverse Jen in a task that was fairly actually made for her.Ã¢â‚¬Â
Lopez, Goldsmith-Thomas and Medina will produce alongside Rogers. Willie Mercer, Alex Brown and J.B. Roberts will govt produce. STXÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Kate Vorhoff and Catherine Hagedorn will oversee manufacturing on behalf of the studio. STXinternational will deal with worldwide distribution and straight distribute within the U.Okay. and Eire.
Lopez is represented by CAA, the Medina Co. and Hirsch Wallerstein. Wilson is represented by UTA and Hirsch Wallerstein.