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MTV film buys Stack’s ‘Sister’

Comedy focuses on protective brother

MTV Films has bought Melissa Stack’s comedy spec script “I Want to ___ Your Sister” and set it up with Escape Artists to produce.

High-concept laffer revolves around a brother who will go to any lengths to protect his sister from guys just like him.

Producers are Escape’s Todd Black, Jason Blumenthal and Steve Tisch. Aaron Kaplan and Sean Perrone are exec producing.

MTV Films is in theaters Friday with Will Ferrell laffer “Blades of Glory,” a co-production with DreamWorks.

MTV Films and Nick Movies are led by prexy Scott Aversano, who reports directly to Paramount Pictures chair-CEO Brad Grey.

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