Tea Leoni will join Ricky Gervais and Greg Kinnear in the romantic comedy “Ghost Town” for DreamWorks and Spyglass Entertainment.
The story revolves around a misanthropic dentist (Gervais) who dies for seven minutes during a colonoscopy. Recovering, he can see the dead and is bothered by the ghost of a businessman (Kinnear) who wants the dentist to break up the impending marriage of the ghost’s wife (Leoni).
David Koepp is helming from a script he penned with John Kamps. Shooting is scheduled to begin in October in New York.