THR is reporting that Jason Momoa, Thomas Middleditch and Famke Janssen are in negotiations to join Bruce Willis in an untitled action comedy being directed by Mark and Robb Cullen, who wrote Willis’ Cop Out.
Nicolas Chartier, Zev Foreman and Lauren Ford will be producing, with the movie eyeing a late-June start in Los Angeles. Patrick Newall will serve as executive producer. The Cullens also are producing.
Willis is set to star as a private eye in Los Angeles whose professional and personal worlds collide when his dog is stolen by a gang.
Momoa is in negotiations to play a gang leader who ends up with the dog and forces the private eye to do some jobs for him.
Middleditch is in negotiations to play a geek working in Willis’ one-man operation.
Janssen will play Willis’ sister-in-law.