Peter and Bobby Farrelly have signed on to direct and executive produce the romantic comedy, Baster for Columbia Pictures.

Allan Loeb is adapting the screenplay based on a short story by Jeffrey Eugenides (The Virgin Suicides). The Hollywood Reporter describes the film as a character-driven romantic comedy for the in vitro age; the short story told of a woman's longing for a baby.

No production schedule has been set for Baster.