EXCLUSIVE: Katie Aselton (The Morning Display) has signed directly to famous person along Invoice Burr, Bobby Cannavale and Bokeem Woodbine within the comedy Previous Dads, which Burr wrote and is directing for Miramax and his corporate All Issues Comedy.
The comic’s function directorial debut facilities on a middle-aged father, Jack (Burr), and his two easiest buddies (Cannavale and Woodbine), who after promoting their corporate to a millennial, to find themselves out of step and in the back of the days as they hilariously fight to navigate a converting global of tradition, occupation and fatherhood.
Aselton is enjoying Jack’s spouse, Leah. Burr and Ben Tishler penned the script and are generating along Invoice Block (Unhealthy Mothers, Grimy Grandpa), Monica Levinson (Borat motion pictures, Bruno) and Mike Bertolina, with manufacturing underway in Los Angeles.
Aselton is an actor and filmmaker possibly easiest identified for her starring position as Jenny on FX’s comedy The League. She lately gave the impression in the second one season of Apple TV+’s The Morning Display, and has additionally featured in such sequence as Veep, Room 104, Legion, Curb Your Enthusiasm, Informal, Animals. and Togetherness. Her movie credit come with The Unholy, Silk Highway, She Dies The next day to come, Bombshell, Synchronic, The The next day to come Guy, Guide Membership, Father Figures, A laugh Mother Dinner, The Present, The Sea of Bushes, Jeff, Who Lives at House, Our Fool Brother, Cyrus and The Puffy Chair.
Aselton made her function directorial debut with The Freebie—additionally exec generating and starring in that pic, which premiered to essential acclaim on the 2010 Sundance Movie Competition and secured a theatrical unlock by means of Section 4. She additionally helmed 2012’s Black Rock, starring in that Sundance survival mystery reverse Kate Bosworth and Lake Bell, and seeing it launched by way of LD Leisure.
Aselton maximum lately wrapped filming Mack & Rita, a comedy starring Diane Keaton, Elizabeth Lail, Dustin Milligan, Simon Rex and Taylour Paige that she directed, with Alex Saks generating. She is represented by way of ICM Companions and Untitled Leisure.