Carell, Knightley Are “Seeking A Friend”

Steve Carell and Keira Knightley are in negotiations to star in the romantic comedy “Seeking a Friend at the End of the World” for Mandate Pictures and Indian Paintbrush says The Hollywood Reporter.

The film follows a search by one man (Carell) for a meaningful connection amid the end times. Steven Rales, Mark Roybal, Steve Golin and Joy Gorman will produce.

Scribe Lorene Scafaria will make her directorial debut on the project and shooting begins next month in Los Angeles.