Jason Bateman has closed a deal with Netflix to direct an untitled action comedy script by “Game Night” screenwriter Mark Perez.
In addition, John Cena stars in the film which follows a family that gets stuck in an old abandoned movie studio. The sets come to life and the family members find themselves stuck in various movies.
Bateman, Michael Costigan, Kirschenbaum and Joe Roth will produce and casting is now underway, and Bateman will have a role but only a smaller supporting one. Bateman already works with Netflix, serving as the lead of their “Ozark” series.
Source: Heat Vision