Help Director To Helm McCarthy’s “Tammy”

“The Help” director Tate Taylor is in talks to direct the road trip comedy “Tammy” for New Line reports Variety.

The story centers on a woman who loses her job at Hardee’s, find out that her husband is cheating on her and goes on a trip with her foul-mouthed grandmother.

The project’s being developed as a starring vehicle for “Bridesmaids” star Melissa McCarthy. McCarthy co-wrote the script with Ben Falcone.