Starring opposite Paula Patton in Searchlight pic
Derek Luke is set to star opposite Paula Patton in Fox Searchlight’s “Baggage Claim.”
David Talbert, who penned the original novel, will helm from a script he wrote and is also producing.
Pic follows a flight attendant (Patton) who is the oldest unmarried woman in her family. With her sister about to get hitched, she becomes determined to find a man in 30 days. Luke plays her long-time friend and neighbor.
The WME and Greenlight Management repped Luke can be seen next in Screen Gems “Sparkle.”