Romantic comedy pairs womanizer with serial cheater
The deal was announced at the Toronto Film Festival. CAA is packaging and representing U.S. rights, while IM Global is handling international rights. “Sleeping” represents a re-teaming for Dunst with director- writer Leslye Headland and the Sanchez shingle following “Bachelorette.”
Sudeikis portrays a good-natured womanizer who befriends a remorseful serial cheater, played by Dunst.
Will Ferrell, Adam McKay, Jessica Elbaum are producing.
Sudeikis is currently seen in New Line’s “We’re the Millers,” a surprise hit with $123 million in domestic grosses.
Dunst is repped by UTA and M360. Sudeikis is repped by CAA and Brillstein and Headland is repped by CAA and Caliber Media.