Witherspoon Becomes A “Pharm Girl”

Universal Pictures is developing the aspirational comedy “Pharm Girl” for Reese Witherspoon to produce and star in says The Hollywood Reporter.

The project centers on a woman (Reese Witherspoon) who gets a job at a pharmaceutical powerhouse but begins to see the underbelly of the industry as she rises through the company’s ranks.

“Bad Santa” and “I Love You Philip Morris” writers Glenn Ficarra and John Requa are penning the screenplay and in talks to direct.