Fox options Bell, Kline script
Fox Searchlight has optioned Elisa Bell and Jeff Kline’s spec script “The Rosenbergs Save Christmas.”The Firm is attached to produce the laffer. Storyline revolves around a newly engaged couple from different religious backgrounds. When his family is forced to host Christmas, the two mothers’ personalities collide. Project is being developed as a potential starring vehicle for Goldie Hawn. Bell’s film credits include “Little Black Book” and “Sleepover.” Script marks the first time that she and Kline have written a feature together. They’ve teamed up on several TV projects, penning pilots “Electra Woman and Dyna Girl” for the WB. And they’re developing the series “I Am a Real Cop” at Spike TV. Kline’s other credits include ABC’s “That Was Then.” Hawn was last seen in theaters with “The Banger Sisters,” starring opposite Susan Sarandon.