You will be redirected back to your article in seconds

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.

More Film

  • 'Dark Is the Night' Review: Toronto

    Toronto Film Review: Dark Is the Night

    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 […]

  • 'My Generation' Review: A Diverting Documentary

    Film Review: 'My Generation'

    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 […]

  • Stranger Things Season 2

    Halloween Costume Ideas 2017

    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 […]

  • No Merchandising. Editorial Use Only. No

    'Thor: Ragnarok' Tracking for $100 Million-Plus Opening in North America

    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 […]

  • DORA THE EXPLORER

    Film News Roundup: Live-Action 'Dora the Explorer' Moves Forward With Nick Stoller

    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 […]

  • BMG Production Music

    BMG Production Music Expands with Acquisition of Movie Marketing Mainstay

    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 […]

  • Rohit Jain Lionsgate

    Lionsgate Taps Rohit Jain as Head of Mumbai Office

    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 […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content