Summit Breathes In “Next Day Air”

Summit Entertainment has acquired worldwide rights to the action comedy “Next Day Air” which was setup at Paramount reports the trades.

Melee Entertainment and Paramount co-financed and produced the film, but as it approached completion the later opted not to release it as they opted to focus more on their tentpole features.

Mike Epps, Donald Faison, Wood Harris and Mos Def star in the picture, which centers on an illicit package that ends up at the wrong apartment, setting off a set of comedic chain reactions.

Music video director Benny Boom helmed and Blair Cobbs wrote the movie. Summit still plans to release the film domestically May 8th.