Sony buys floral romance for $2 mil

Kutcher to topline untitled laffer

Sony is shelling out $2 million against $3 million for an untitled pitch by Kevin Bisch (“Hitch”) for Ashton Kutcher to topline.

Kutcher’s payday will be $10 million against 10% of gross.

Pic is a sophisticated comedy told through the eyes of Kutcher, an L.A. florist whose real art is orchestrating makeups, breakups and hookups throughout the city.

Kutcher is producing with his Katalyst Films partner Jason Goldberg.

“Hitch,” which was one of the studio’s top earners last year. Bisch also is adapting Franz Wisner’s novel “Honeymoon With My Brother” for Mosaic Media at Sony.

Kutcher also toplined “Guess Who” for Sony.

He’s voicing a lead role in Sony Pictures Animation’s upcoming pic “Open Season,” starring Martin Lawrence.

He’ll next be seen in Disney’s “The Guardian” with Kevin Costner.

More Film

  • Korea Box Office: 'Believer' Wins as

    Korea Box Office: 'Believer' Wins as ‘Solo’ Opens Fourth

    Sony is shelling out $2 million against $3 million for an untitled pitch by Kevin Bisch (“Hitch”) for Ashton Kutcher to topline. Kutcher’s payday will be $10 million against 10% of gross. Pic is a sophisticated comedy told through the eyes of Kutcher, an L.A. florist whose real art is orchestrating makeups, breakups and hookups […]

  • Andrei Cretulescu Finds New Romanian Rhythm

    Andrei Cretulescu Finds New Romanian Rhythm in 'Charleston’

    Sony is shelling out $2 million against $3 million for an untitled pitch by Kevin Bisch (“Hitch”) for Ashton Kutcher to topline. Kutcher’s payday will be $10 million against 10% of gross. Pic is a sophisticated comedy told through the eyes of Kutcher, an L.A. florist whose real art is orchestrating makeups, breakups and hookups […]

  • China Box Office: 'Solo' Opens Third

    China Box Office: 'Solo' Opens Third Behind 'How Long' and 'Avengers'

    Sony is shelling out $2 million against $3 million for an untitled pitch by Kevin Bisch (“Hitch”) for Ashton Kutcher to topline. Kutcher’s payday will be $10 million against 10% of gross. Pic is a sophisticated comedy told through the eyes of Kutcher, an L.A. florist whose real art is orchestrating makeups, breakups and hookups […]

  • Solo A Star Wars Story

    'Solo: A Star Wars Story' Stumbles Overseas With $65 Million Launch

    Sony is shelling out $2 million against $3 million for an untitled pitch by Kevin Bisch (“Hitch”) for Ashton Kutcher to topline. Kutcher’s payday will be $10 million against 10% of gross. Pic is a sophisticated comedy told through the eyes of Kutcher, an L.A. florist whose real art is orchestrating makeups, breakups and hookups […]

  • 'Solo': What That Surprise Cameo Means

    'Solo': What a 'Character Too Secret to Ever Name' Means for the 'Star Wars' Spinoff

    Sony is shelling out $2 million against $3 million for an untitled pitch by Kevin Bisch (“Hitch”) for Ashton Kutcher to topline. Kutcher’s payday will be $10 million against 10% of gross. Pic is a sophisticated comedy told through the eyes of Kutcher, an L.A. florist whose real art is orchestrating makeups, breakups and hookups […]

  • Rebel Wilson and Taye Diggs

    Concert Review: 'Beauty and the Beast' Gets Adoring Tribute at Hollywood Bowl

    Sony is shelling out $2 million against $3 million for an untitled pitch by Kevin Bisch (“Hitch”) for Ashton Kutcher to topline. Kutcher’s payday will be $10 million against 10% of gross. Pic is a sophisticated comedy told through the eyes of Kutcher, an L.A. florist whose real art is orchestrating makeups, breakups and hookups […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content