Ryan Reynolds is in final negotiations to star in “Notting Hill” director Roger Michell’s new dramedy “Truth In Advertising” for The Solution Entertainment Group.
Reynolds plays Fin Dolan, a man whose boss asks him to cancel his Christmas vacation to work on an ad campaign. When his best friend announces she has just been proposed to, and his estranged father lands in the hospital, Fin begins to wonder why everyone else is moving forward with their lives.
New Yorker contributor John Kenney penned this adaptation of his acclaimed 2013 debut novel of the same name. Lisa Wilson, Myles Nestel, Lynn Hendee and William Chartoff will produce. Filming begins next spring.