Chris Pine, Rachel McAdams and Meryl Streep have been rumored to star in the key roles in “Welcome to People” at Dreamworks Pictures reports Production Weekly.
The story follows a struggling twenty-something junk dealer who returns home to Los Angeles for the funeral of his estranged record-producer father.
His late dad’s last will stipulates that he delivers $150,000 in cash to a 30-year-old alcoholic sister he never knew existed. Determined to keep the money, he makes contact with her and her troubled teenage son anyway but doesn’t reveal who he really is.
“Transformers” and “Star Trek” co-scribe Alex Kurtzman makes his directorial debut on the family drama. Kurtzman, Roberto Orci and Jody Lambert co-wrote the script.