Matrophobia: The Fear of Becoming Your Mother: According to Variety, Disney has made a mid-six figure purchase of Matrophobia: The Fear of Becoming Your Mother, a comic pitch to be written by Lizzie Weiss.

Mother-daughter comedy is based on an idea Pfeffer hatched with her veep Asha Kurian. Title is based on the notion of the planet Saturn coming into a woman's life when she is born and returning every 28 years. Saturn upends the forward momentum of a successful 28-year old woman whose 56-year-old mother shows up on her doorstep. Kurian will also be involved in a producing capacity.

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