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Universal acquires Rebel Wilson comedy pitch

Thesp is attached to write, produce and star

Universal Pictures has acquired an untitled comedy pitch from “Pitch Perfect” star Rebel Wilson.

Pitch is based on an original idea from Wilson who is also attached to write, produce and star.

Senior VP of production Erik Baiers will oversee the project for U.

Besides “Pitch Perfect,” the WME and 3 Arts-repped Wilson can be seen next in Chris Colfer’s “Struck by Lightning” and Michael Bay’s “Pain & Gain.”

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