Tim Allen will play the title character in The Six Wives of Henry Lefay, an independent comedy set to shoot next month in Connecticut, according to Variety.
Elisha Cuthbert, Paz Vega, Andie MacDowell, Kelli Garner and S. Epatha Merkerson also will star. Howard Gould wrote the script and will make his feature directing debut on the film.
Allen will play a flashy salesman who is presumed dead after he goes missing during a skydiving expedition. When his daughter (Cuthbert) returns home to arrange his funeral, she discovers that his current wife and her five predecessors are fighting over who gets to bury him.