Fox buys pitch for laffer ‘The Pool’

'Blades of Glory' helmers Will Speck, Josh Gordon attached to direct

Twentieth Century Fox has bought a pitch for laffer “The Pool” from scribe Dan Lagana and “Blades of Glory” helming duo Will Speck and Josh Gordon.

Speck and Gordon will direct with Chernin Entertainment’s Peter Chernin and Dylan Clark producing. Josh McLaughlin will exec produce.

Comedy centers around a recent college grad who can only get a job teaching swim lessons.

Lagana recently exec produced and wrote an untitled Bo Burnham TV laffer slated for this year.

Exec vp of production Jeremy Kramer is overseeing the project.

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