Ruben Fleischer Chases Woodland “Babe”

Ruben Fleischer (“Zombieland”) is being lined up to direct the action comedy “Babe in the Woods” for Sony Pictures says the trades.

Mike White (“Nacho Libre,” “The School of Rock”) penned the script which centers on a female freshman from the Midwest who arrives at Yale and becomes a target of the New Jersey mob.

Fleischer’s next project is the Danny McBride comedy “30 Minutes or Less” which Sony Pictures recently picked up. David Bernad will produce.