According to The Hollywood Reporter, theater writer Bert Royal has been tapped to write the original screenplay Parents on Strike for Paramount Pictures. Kevin Misher is producing through his Misher Films shingle, with brothers Gavin and Greg O'Connor producing through their Solaris banner.

The project revolves around parents who are fed up with their children's behavior and decide to go on strike. Paramount's Naketha Mattocks and Pam Abdy are shepherding the project for the studio, and Patrick Baker and Josh Fagin are the production execs.