Entertainment29 November 2022
Ed Helms (Rutherford Falls, Together Together, The Hangover) joins the previously announced Jennifer Garner in Family Leave.
McG (The Babysitter, Rim of the World, upcoming Uglies) will direct the film, in addition to producing.
Writer: Adam Sztykiel (Black Adam, Scoob!, Made of Honor) is currently writing based on the screenplay by Victoria Strouse, inspired by New York Times Bestselling author Amy Krouse Rosenthal’s book Bedtime For Mommy
Producers: Lawrence Grey and Ben Everard for Grey Matter Productions; Nicole King Solaka for Linden Entertainment; Jennifer Garner; McG and Mary Viola for Wonderland
ExecutiveProducers: David Hyman, Jason Brian Rosenthal
Logline: Jess and Bill Walker are doing their best to keep their family connected as their children grow older, more independent, and more distant. When a chance encounter with an astrological reader causes the family to wake up to a full body switch, on the morning of the most important day of each of their lives, can the Walkers unite to land a promotion, college interview, record deal and soccer tryout? Jennifer Garner and Ed Helms star in this heartwarming family comedy directed by McG and based on the book Bedtime For Mommy by Amy Krouse-Rosenthal.