Nicholson, Brooks Re-Team For Comedy

Jack Nicholson and his “As Good As It Gets” director James L. Brooks are re-teaming for an untitled romantic comedy at Sony Pictures reports Variety.

The story involves a love triangle, with Paul Rudd playing a white-collar executive vying for Reese Witherspoon’s affections, and Owen Wilson portraying a professional baseball pitcher who is also a love interest.

Nicholson would play the blueblood father of Rudd’s character, a role Bill Murray had been in talks to portray. Brooks penned the screenplay and is producing with Paula Weinstein, Laurence Mark and Julie Ansell.