According to The Hollywood Reporter, Fred Wolf will make his directorial debut in Level 1 Entertainment and Happy Madison Prods.' Strange Wilderness, a comedy written by Wolf and Peter Gaulke. 20th Century Fox will distribute the film in the U.S., U.K. and Italy.

Steve Zahn (Chicken Little, Sahara) and Allen Covert (Grandma's Boy, 50 First Dates) have signed on to star in the film, which starts shooting November 10 in Los Angeles.

Adam Sandler, Jack Giarraputo and Covert are producing, while Level 1's Bill Todman Jr., Edward Milstein and Paul Schwake are executive producing along with Glenn S. Gainor.