Variety reports that Columbia Pictures has picked up an untitled romantic comedy pitch from, Jeremy Garelick.

Garelick will write the screenplay and also direct the film. As for the story? "It's what happens when your best friend's son knocks up your daughter."

Neal Moritz will produce through the film through his Original Film banner.

Apparently, the film is based on Garelick's own relationship with his wife, Samantha. It seems that there parents were close and "Garelick added the pregnancy part as a comedic device."

Cinemark Movie Club
Evan Jacobs