Rising comedian Aziz Ansari (TV’s “Parks and Recreation”) is in negotiations to join the action comedy “30 Minutes or Less” for Media Rights Capital says The Hollywood Reporter.
The story revolves around a junior high history teacher (Ansari) and a pizza-delivery man forced to pull off a bank heist when one of them is strapped to a bomb vest.
Danny McBride is rumoured to be in negotiations for a key role. Ruben Fleischer (“Zombieland”) will direct while Michael Diliberti and Matthew Sullivan penned the script which made the Blacklist.
Ben Stiller, Jeremy Kramer and Stuart Cornfeld will produce. Filming kicks off this Summer.