Risky Business is reporting that New Line is in final talks to bring Jason Sudeikis (Hall Pass) on board to star in its comedy Horrible Bosses.

Seth Gordon is directing the script from the most recent draft by Jonathan Goldstein and John Francis Daley. The initial spec script was written by Michael Markowitz.

Brett Ratner and Jay Stern are producing via Rat Entertainment

Sudeikis will join Jason Bateman and Charlie Day as a trio of friends who try to murder each others' bosses. Jennifer Aniston and Colin Farrell are two of the bad bosses, while Jamie Foxx gives "killing advice to the three regular guys."

Evan Jacobs