Ferrell Goes In “Neighborhood Watch”

Will Ferrell is in talks to topline the comedy “Neighborhood Watch” at 20th Century Fox reports Variety.

The story chronicles an urbanite’s journey as he moves to a suburban community, joins the neighborhood watch and uncovers a large conspiracy.

Jared Stern wrote the screenplay and and David Dobkin (“Fred Claus,” “Wedding Crashers”) is in negotiations to direct. Shawn Levy and Tom McNulty will produce.