In response to Deadline, the team of actors, comedians and writers consisting of Kenny and Keith Lucas (often known as The Lucas Brothers) have teamed up with Judd Apatow (‘The 40-year-old Virgin’) to develop a semi-autobiographical film for Common Photos. The twins will write alongside Jarrad Paul and Andrew Mogel and star within the film about their lives in Newark, NJ, with Apatow producing by Apatow Productions.
In the intervening time it’s unknown if Apatow himself will direct this challenge very a lot within the vein of the filmmaker, who often brings new abilities to the massive display screen by giving his first main roles to individuals like Steve Carrell, Seth Rogen, Amy Schumer or Pete Davidson. Concerning the Lucas brothers, they just lately starred within the script for the Warner Bros./HBO film Max, ‘Judas and the Black Messiah,’ for which they have been honored with a 2021 WGA Award for Finest Unique Screenplay co-written with Will Berson and Shaka King.
Recognized primarily for their roles as Kenny and Keith Yang within the critically acclaimed sequel “Faculty Departed,” the brothers are poised to re-team with administrators Phil Lord and Chris Miller in one other untitled comedy for Common. As well as, Kenny and Keith Lucas are engaged on the script for a reboot of ‘The Rookies’ Revenge’, a 1984 film whose new model shall be produced by and starring Seth MacFarlane (‘Ted’).