Working Title, Studiocanal ready for 'Year'
Following a bright union with Working Title on “Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy,” Studiocanal is teaming up again with the Brit powerhouse shingle for upcoming romantic comedy “I Give It a Year.”Project, which Studiocanal is financing, is also produced with U.K. producer Kris Thykier, whose credits include “Kick-Ass,” “The Debt” and “W.E.” Pic is written and helmed by Dan Mazer, Sacha Baron-Cohen’s longtime collaborator. “I Give It a Year,” a romantic laffer, chronicles the tribulations of a couple in their first year of marriage. Project will see Working Title return to the romantic comedy genre after four years; ensemble cast is expected to be put together soon. Studiocanal is expected to take on international sales rights as well as distribution across Blighty, Gaul and Germany.