Actors Gael Garcia Bernal and Diego Luna, the stars of 2001's Y Tu Mama Tambien will reunite in Rudo y Cursi, according to
The new film, being shot on Mexico's steamy Pacific coast is a comedy-drama, broadly translated as "Rough and Corny," and is a tale of love and hate between professional soccer-playing brothers played by Luna and Garcia Bernal.
Alfonso Cuaron (director of Children of Men and Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban) will co-produce and his brother Carlos, who will direct the film. Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu is the other co-producer.
Inarritu, Alfonso Cuaron and fellow Mexican Guillermo del Toro, who directed last year's Pan's Labyrinth, recently formed a production company that will make five films in a $100 million deal with Universal Pictures. Rudo y Cursi is the first film in the package.