Becker, McKenna to produce comedy pitch
MGM has acquired April Blair’s comedy pitch “Still You” and attached Aline Brosh McKenna and “Wild Hogs” director Walt Becker to produce.Jennifer Eatz of Becker’s eponymous shingle will also produce. Story concerns the unexpected appearance of a larger-than-life ex-boyfriend who threatens to ruin a family vacation. Blair’s credits include “Major Movie Star.” McKenna, who penned “The Devil Wears Prada” and “27 Dresses,” will make her producing debut. Becker’s directing and producing “The Zookeeper” for MGM. Fox Searchlight recently attached Becker and Eatz to produce Scott Neustadter and Michael H. Weber’s spec “No Relation.”
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