Signature Entertainment has snapped up UK, Ireland, Australia and New Zealand distribution rights charlie day(“It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia”)’s directorial debut, “Fools’ Paradise,” from Sierra/Affinity.
Day also leads the cast, which includes Zheng Ken (“The Hangover”), Kate Beckinsale (“Underworld”), Adrien Brody (“The Pianist”), Jason Sudeikis (“Ted Russo”) , Jason Bateman (“Dark Money”), Ray Liotta (“Dangerous Waters”) and John Malkovich (“Being John Malkovich”).
Written by Day, the comedy follows a down-on-his-luck publicist (Cheng) when he discovers that a man (Day) who has just been released from a mental health ward looks like a rejected His luck changed dramatically when he was treated by a famous actor. Leave his trailer.
Christopher Leola and Tim Zacharos (“The Peanut Butter Falcon”), John Ricard (“Rampage”) and Alex Sachs (“The Florida Project”) executive produce the film .
The deal was negotiated by Elizabeth Williams, director of acquisitions and television at Signature, and Kristen Figeroid, executive vice president of sales at Sierra/Affinity.
Williams said: “Fools’ Paradise, with its fantastic cast starring the hilarious Charlie Day, is sure to be a hit with audiences when we release it in the UK, Ireland, Australia and New Zealand later in the summer.” statement. “We’re excited to once again be working with the Sierra team and the makers of our beloved ‘Peanut Butter Falcon’.”
Figeroid added: “Following our collaboration on Orphan: First Kill, we’re excited to continue working with the passionate team at Signature Entertainment on Fools’ Paradise.”
sign Recently purchased Julia Louis-Dreyfus comedy You Hurt My Feelings and Emma Roberts and Laurence Fishburne’s sci-fi thriller The Astronaut.