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Sandra Bullock and Melissa McCarthy Made Cop Buddies in Paul Feig's Film

May 20, 2012 (5:58 pm) GMT
Producers of the not-yet-titled drama comedy have reportedly eyed these two big actresses for the lead role and the talks have apparently ended well.

and will play partners in a cop dramedy by "" writer Katie Dippold. The not-yet-titled project puts Bullock as "a high-strung FBI agent" and McCarthy as "an unconventional Boston cop" who team up to take down a Russian gangster.

McCarthy will once again work with Paul Feig who directed her Oscar-nominated role in "". In fact, the actress had signed up for Feig's other movie, "an unconventional love story", which also stars "Bridesmaids" actor . Meanwhile, Bullock's last movie job was the 2009's "" and her next movie "" will only premiere in 2013.

Production of the buddy cop movie is expected to start during McCarthy's next hiatus from her CBS sitcom "". Rumor has it 20th Century Fox and producers Peter Chernin, Dylan Clark and Jenno Topping have been struggling for a while to snag Bullock, McCarthy and other stars for this movie.

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