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Jason Bateman to star in and direct FBI wedding comedy for Universal
Jason Bateman to star in and direct FBI wedding comedy for Universal

Jason Bateman will make his third outing as an actor-director with an FBI-themed wedding comedy (as yet untitled) for Universal Pictures. Plot details have not been revealed, though Bateman will direct from a script by playwright David Bar Katz, who is working on a new take after earlier drafts were penned by David Flebotte and Phil Alden Robinson. Bateman is also producing the film with James Garavente through their Aggregate Films banner, along with Landscape Entertainment's Bob Cooper. Bateman, the former child actor and "Arrested Development" star, made his directing debut in March with "Bad Words," a potty-mouthed black comedy about a grown man who crashes a...

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