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Sandler, Rogen in Apatow Comedy

Adam Sandler, Seth Rogen, and Leslie Mann are starring in an untitled comedy that Judd Apatow will direct from his own script

Seth Rogan, Adam Sandler | ADAM SANDLER / SETH ROGEN The previous Judd Apatow collaborators will re-team with the man behind ''Knocked Up'' and ''40-Year-Old Virgin'' for his next directorial…
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ADAM SANDLER / SETH ROGEN The previous Judd Apatow collaborators will re-team with the man behind ''Knocked Up'' and ''40-Year-Old Virgin'' for his next directorial project

(FROM VARIETY) – Adam Sander and Seth Rogen will star with in Leslie Mann in an untitled comedy that Judd Apatow is set to direct from his own script. The plot is being kept under wraps. Mann (Apatow's wife) previously starred with Rogen in Apatow's 40-Year-Old Virgin and Knocked Up, while Sandler and Apatow worked together with Robert Smigel writing Don't Mess With the Zohan, a comedy, in which Sandler also stars, that opens June 6. Production on the new comedy is set to start later this year. Sandler is currently shooting the Adam Shankman-directed comedy Bedtime Stories for Disney. Mann stars opposite Zac Efron in the Burr Steers-directed 17 Again for New Line, and will star with Owen Wilson in the comedy Drillbit Taylor (set to release March 21), which Rogen co-wrote and Apatow produced.. Rogen, who voices a character in Horton Hears a Who, is shooting Kevin Smith's Zack and Miri Make a Porno. (Variety)

Originally posted Mar 10, 2008