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New Line serves laffer

Tennis pic based on 'Shore' scribe's experience

New Line Cinema has acquired “Baby Got Backhand” from tyro scribe Colleen McGuinness.

The comedy is based on McGuinness’ experience as a Long Island high school tennis player who won a gold medal in the Empire State Games.

McGuinness is a former assistant to New Line exec VP of production Richard Brener. She was previously a staff writer on Alicia Silverstone’s “Miss Match” for NBC and is a writer on Fox’s Hawaii-set drama “North Shore.”

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