Berenbaum shows up at Daybreak

Charles Gordon’s Daybreak Prods. has inked scribe David Berenbaum to pen an untitled police comedy for a low six-figure sum, sources said Tuesday.

Berenbaum will write the pic, a fish-out-of-water story about a bumbling detective in the big city. It marks his first studio assignment.

Gordon, whose deal is with Universal, will produce. The company is paying for the project out of its discretionary fund.

Berenbaum’s credits include “Christmas in New Jersey,” which he recently sold to Live Entertainment.

Nicholas Staff of J. Michael Bloom brokered the deal for Berenbaum along with attorney Todd Stern.

More Film

  • Director Hirokazu Kore-eda holds the Palme

    Juliette Binoche, Ethan Hawke Confirmed for Hirokazu Kore-eda’s ‘Verite’

    Charles Gordon’s Daybreak Prods. has inked scribe David Berenbaum to pen an untitled police comedy for a low six-figure sum, sources said Tuesday. Berenbaum will write the pic, a fish-out-of-water story about a bumbling detective in the big city. It marks his first studio assignment. Gordon, whose deal is with Universal, will produce. The company […]

  • ANT-MAN AND THE WASP

    Korea Box Office: ‘Ant-Man’ Stays Bigger Than ‘Skyscraper’

    Charles Gordon’s Daybreak Prods. has inked scribe David Berenbaum to pen an untitled police comedy for a low six-figure sum, sources said Tuesday. Berenbaum will write the pic, a fish-out-of-water story about a bumbling detective in the big city. It marks his first studio assignment. Gordon, whose deal is with Universal, will produce. The company […]

  • China Box Office: 'Dying' Holds off

    China Box Office: 'Dying to Survive' Scores $69 Million, Holds Off 'Hidden Man'

    Charles Gordon’s Daybreak Prods. has inked scribe David Berenbaum to pen an untitled police comedy for a low six-figure sum, sources said Tuesday. Berenbaum will write the pic, a fish-out-of-water story about a bumbling detective in the big city. It marks his first studio assignment. Gordon, whose deal is with Universal, will produce. The company […]

  • Elsie Fisher appears in I Think

    'Eighth Grade' Rules Indie Box Office With Top Screen Average of 2018

    Charles Gordon’s Daybreak Prods. has inked scribe David Berenbaum to pen an untitled police comedy for a low six-figure sum, sources said Tuesday. Berenbaum will write the pic, a fish-out-of-water story about a bumbling detective in the big city. It marks his first studio assignment. Gordon, whose deal is with Universal, will produce. The company […]

  • International Box Office: 'Hotel Transylvania 3'

    'Hotel Transylvania 3' Climbs Past 'Skyscraper' at International Box Office

    Charles Gordon’s Daybreak Prods. has inked scribe David Berenbaum to pen an untitled police comedy for a low six-figure sum, sources said Tuesday. Berenbaum will write the pic, a fish-out-of-water story about a bumbling detective in the big city. It marks his first studio assignment. Gordon, whose deal is with Universal, will produce. The company […]

  • Box Office: 'Skyscraper' Underperforms; 'Hotel Transylvania

    Box Office: 'Skyscraper' Gets Rocky Start as 'Hotel Transylvania 3' Checks In at No. 1

    Charles Gordon’s Daybreak Prods. has inked scribe David Berenbaum to pen an untitled police comedy for a low six-figure sum, sources said Tuesday. Berenbaum will write the pic, a fish-out-of-water story about a bumbling detective in the big city. It marks his first studio assignment. Gordon, whose deal is with Universal, will produce. The company […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content