Arrested Development Film Official?

Mitch Hurwitz and Ron Howard have closed deals with for the long-gestating film version of Fox’s prematurely cancelled acclaimed sitcom “Arrested Development” reports Reuters.

Cast members of the show have frequently quoted in interviews that a feature adaptation is in the works, but only now have things moved beyond mere wishful thinking and preliminary talk.

Hurwitz is on board to write the film as well as direct with help from Howard Imagine and Fox Searchlight will produce and distribute the feature.