Posted by | Ray Cornelius
Deadline is reporting that noted playwright and director, David E. Talbert is pairing up with super producer, Will “Power” Packer for a new holiday dramedy. The film is titled, “A Meyers Thanksgiving” and focuses on what happens to an estranged family when they come together for the first time after the death of the family matriarch. The film has been picked up by Universal Pictures and will premiere in 2016.
Talbert is an accomplished playwright, filmmaker and novelist who wrote and directed the 2013 hit comedy, “Baggage Claim.” Packer is an award winning filmmaker who has produced such box office hits as “Ride Along,” “Think Like a Man,” “Think Like a Man Too,”and “About Last Night.” This will be the first time the two have worked together. No word yet on casting !
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