For his first post-“Ant Man” project, Paul Rudd is set to star in the film adaptation of Jonathan Evison’s novel “The Revised Fundamentals of Caregiving” at Levantine Films and Worldwide Pants.
The story follows the touching friendship between Ben Benjamin (Rudd) and a young adult stricken with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy. The two form a bond and gently push each other toward re-engaging in life.
David Letterman’s regular executive producer Rob Burnett is adapting the script and will direct the project. Donna Gigliotti and James Spies will produce,and filming begins January 22nd in Atlanta.