Robin Williams has signed on to the upcoming black comedy “World’s Greatest Dad” reports JoBlo.
Williams will play a failed writer teaching poetry at a high school. When his teenage son dies during a freak masturbation accident, he tries to cover up the embarrassment by claiming the death was a suicide.
When the father’s faked suicide note gets attention, he decides to fake an entire journal to get his writing career off the ground.
Comedian Bobcat Goldthwait penned and will direct the project scheduled to begin filming next month in Seattle. Sean McKittrick (“Donnie Darko”) is producing.