Mission: Impossible III's Michelle Monaghan is set to star opposite Ben Stiller in Seven Day Itch, a DreamWorks comedy inspired by The Heartbreak Kid, according to Variety. Peter and Bobby Farrelly are directing.
Monaghan will play a young woman who causes a honeymooning groom to question his commitment to the woman he hastily married. The wife role is being cast.
Seven Day Itch is inspired by the 1972 comedy The Heartbreak Kid written by Neil Simon and directed by Elaine May.
Monaghan is currently starring with Casey Affleck in Gone, Baby, Gone, the Miramax Films adaptation of the Dennis Lehane novel that marks Ben Affleck's directorial debut.