Jason Bateman In Talks For “Millers”

Jason Bateman is in negotiations to star in the pot comedy “We’re the Millers” at New Line says Variety.

The story follows a marijuana dealer who recruits a fake family so he can get out of the business after making one last score by smuggling 1,400 pounds of pot from Mexico.

Rawson Marshall Thurber (“Dodgeball”) is attached to direct while Steve Faber and Bob Fisher penned the script. The likes of Will Arnett and Steve Buscemi have previously been linked to the project.