David Spade: According to The Hollywood Reporter David Spade will star in an untitled holiday-themed comedy that Columbia Pictures has picked up for studio-based Happy Madison Prods.

The project reunites Spade, Happy Madison producers Adam Sandler and Jack Giarraputo and Columbia, who worked together on the 2001 feature Joe Dirt:. Happy Madison also produced Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star, which opened at No. 1 with $6.7 million.

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