Jay Russell Attached To “Duncan”

Jay Russell (“The Water Horse,” “Ladder 49”) is attached to direct the fantasy comedy “Duncan” for Ben Kingsley’s SBK Pictures says .The Hollywood Reporter.

Written by Barton Randall, the film tells the story of a grown woman reconnecting with a stuffed animal from her childhood. Kingsley, who is producing, will provide the voice of the toy.

Simone Sheffield and Valerie Hoffman also are producing.