May 31, 2016  

Kal Penn and Mort Nathan Sign "Under New Management"

October 20, 2006 (4:04 am) GMT
"Van Wilder" star Kal Penn and director Mort Nathan are set to make another collaboration in comedy picture "Under New Management."

The affiliation still continues between and director Mort Nathan. Fresh from wrapping up "", the twosome will once again team up to work together in another comedic flick "", Variety has reported.

Also set to executive produce with Philippe Martinez producing for Lucky 50 Productions, Penn is billed as one of two guys who turn their office into the hottest party in town after sending off their boss on a sex cruise. Apart from the actor, no words yet on other cast, but it is confirmed that Todd Cohen, Nate Ford, and Ryan Jordan are all attached to pen the script.

Penn, a native of Montclair, New Jersey of Gujarati Indian ancestry, is last seen playing one of Lex Luthor's henchmen in "." As for Nathan, the man previously directed "Boat Trip" starring after creating half-hour sitcom "The Secret Diary of Desmond Pfeiffer" for UPN.

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. 'Pitch Perfect 3' Release Pushed Back to Winter 2017
  2. Amber Heard Claims Police Lie About Finding No Evidence to Protect Johnny Depp
  3. 'Mary Poppins Returns' Gets Christmas Release Date and Official Synopsis
  4. Khloe Kardashian Cozying Up to Odell Beckham Jr. at Drake's Memorial Day Party
  5. Keira Knightley Defended by Directors and Fellow Stars After John Carney Trashed Her
  6. Jena Malone and Boyfriend Welcome Baby Boy - Meet Baby Ode!
  7. 'Shield' Actor Michael Jace Convicted of Second-Degree Murder for Shooting His Wife
  8. First Look at Harry, Ginny and Albus in 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child'