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'Community' Movie Talk Gets Louder With Justin Lin Rumored as Director

March 27, 2014 (8:03 am) GMT
The 'Fast and Furious 6' director is mentioned as a possible candidate to turn the NBC sitcom into a feature film.
'Community' Movie Talk Gets Louder With Justin Lin Rumored as Director

It seems that the movie version of "" which is currently in its fifth season is close to happening. The idea was first uttered as a joke by Abed (Danny Pudi) in an episode of season 2, and now the talk to bring the Greendale gang to the big screen grows stronger.

According to TV Guide, Justin Lin is considered to serve behind the lens for the feature film. The 42-year-old director previously helmed several episodes of the TV series and received at least two nominations for Outstanding Directing in a Comedy Series at NAACP Image Awards.

Anthony and Joe Russo ("") have also helmed some episodes of the comedy series. Joe most recently directed "Advanced Advanced Dungeons & Dragons" which aired on March 20.

Lin is currently working on "Bourne 5" after he left "" franchise. The Russo brothers, meanwhile, are set to return to directing seat for "Captain America 3".

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