Lionsgate has bought John Friedlander‘s original screenplay titled One Night Stan and is start production ASAP. According to THR, Jon Hurwitz and Hayden Schlossberg, of Harold and Kumar are set to director the film. This is the duo’s chance to break free from the White Castle saga and to show the world they can create another laugh-out-loud comedy that will leave audiences wanting more.
One Night Stanis about a man named Stan who finds out his fiance, Julie, has had more sexual partners than he, which being a typical competitive guy, freaks him out. So he gets her blessing for one night to play catch-up. Unfortunately, his plans for a sex buffet don’t come together quite the way he had hoped.
Peter Principato, Paul Young and Matt Berenson of Principato Young Entertainment are producing with Mike Karz of Karz Entertainment. Josie Rosen of Karz brought the script to Lionsgate and will executive produce. Let’s just hope Hurwitz and Schlossberg don’t mess it up for everyone!
What do you think of the concept behind the film? And how do you feel about Hurwitz and Schlossberg directing it?