After successful collaborations on "Bridesmaids" and "The Heat," Melissa McCarthy is in early talks to reteam with director Paul Feig on his female spy comedy "Susan Cooper," multiple individuals familiar with the 20th Century Fox project have told TheWrap.OKAY. SEE YOU AT THE MOVIES, THEN.
"Susan Cooper," which is being developed as a potential franchise in the same tone as "The Heat," will be a realistic comedy about a female James Bond-type.
McCarthy has an offer and her team is now negotiating her deal, which is subject to scheduling issues with her CBS series "Mike & Molly."
Posted by Melissa McEwan at Friday, July 26, 2013
Hey, remember when we were fantasy-casting Paul Feig's upcoming project Susan Cooper, about a female spy? Well, check this out: