The idea was originally conceived by Dern, who then brought the idea to Apatow. Apatow will produce for his Universal-based Apatow Productions along with Dern and Barry Mendel.
Plot details are unknown at this time other than it will be set in the world of obsessive female football fans.
SVP of production Erik Baiers will oversee the project for Universal.
Dern was last seen in the box office hit “The Fault in Our Stars” and can be seen next in the Fox Searchlight pic “Wild.” She is repped by
She is repped by CAA, Untitled Entertainment and attorney Kevin Marks