Dimension Films has acquired the pitch “Popped,” delivered by Matt Boren and Soleil Moon Frye.
Chris Peterson and Bryan Moore (“That ’70s Show”) will pen the screenplay.
“Popped” will be produced by Ashton Kutcher and Jason Goldberg’s newly formed production company, Katalyst Prods. Kutcher set up the pitch with Dimension co-heads of production Andrew Rona and Brad Weston.
Kutcher, a producer on “Dude, Where’s My Car” and “That ’70s Show,” is co-producing and starring in Dimension Films’ “The Guest,” di-rected by David Zucker (“Airplane”). Kutcher, repped by Endeavor, contin-ues to build his relationship with Dimension after appearing in “Reindeer Games” and “Texas Rangers.”
Senior exec veep Michael Helfant negotiated on behalf of Dimension, while Endeavor repped Boren and Frye and CAA repped Peterson and Moore.