A new Will Ferrell comedy was announced today. Ferrell has signed on to produce and star in THE HOUSE. The script is being penned by screenwriters Brendan O’Brien and Andrew Cohen (NEIGHBORS) who will also take the director’s chair on the upcoming comedy.
In the movie Ferrell plays a guy, who, with his wife, blows their daughter’s college fund. Desperate for cash, they open an illegal casino in the suburbs. The film is looking to start shooting this August for a summer 2016 release.