New Line High On Stoner Comedy “Millers”

Director Burr Steers (“Charlie St. Cloud”) and the team of Sean Anders and John Morris (“Sex Drive”) have emerged as the leading candidates to direct the stoner comedy “We’re the Millers” at New Line reports The L.A. Times.

The long in development project follows an ambitious veteran pot dealer who decides to create a fake family (the eponymous Millers) to move a large shipment of marijuana across the U.S. border from Mexico.

Dan Fybel and Rich Rinaldi (“The Sarah Silverman Program”) have penned the latest script draft, while Steve Faber and Bob Fisher (“Wedding Crashers”) penned the first incarnation. Steve Buscemi was attached to star in a previous incarnation of the film.