The story centers on a rookie police officer who catches a criminal, both of whom have to go on the run to escape a unit of corrupt cops. It isn't immediately clear which roles Charlie Day and Jason Sudeikis will play at this time.
Seth Gordon is directing from a screenplay by T.J. Fixman, a video game writer whose credits include Resistance 2, Overstrike, and the Ratchet and Clank series. This will be his first narrative feature. Mary Parent and Cale Boyter are producing. No production schedule was given.
We reported last week that Charlie Day and Jason Sudeikis have signed on, along with Jason Bateman, for the sequel Horrible Bosses 2, which Seth Gordon is also directing. It isn't known which of these projects will start shooting first.