Tim Allen Has Six Wives

Tim Allen and Elisha Cuthbert have signed on to star in the indie family dramedy “The Six Wives of Henry Lefay” reports the trades.

The non-linear story has Allen playing a flashy salesman who is presumed dead after he goes missing during a skydiving expedition.

When his daughter (Cuthbert) returns home to arrange his funeral, she discovers that his current wife and her five predecessors are fighting over who gets to bury him.

Elisha Cuthbert, Paz Vega, Andie MacDowell, Kelli Garner and S. Epatha Merkerson will also star.

“Shrek the Third” scribe Howard Gould wrote the script and will make his feature directing debut on the film. Shooting begins next month in Connecticut.