Steve Carell Gets “Dumped”

Warner Bros. plans to turn its upcoming comedy “Dumped” into a Steve Carell vehicle reports Variety.

Vic Levin (“5 to 7”) will adapt Andrew Gottlieb’s novel about a man searching for new meaning in his life after his wife abruptly files for divorce.

Carell, Vance DeGeneres and Charlie Hartsock will produce. Carell is also developing “Hi-T” and an untitled Civil War-themed time-travel comedy at the studio.