Date: 20th July 2005

Eddie and Chris to team up for comedy

Eddie Murphy and Chris Rock will team up in a new as-yet-untitled comedy heist drama.

Rush Hour director Brett Ratner will helm the movie.

Brian Grazer (8 Mile, The Nutty Professor) will produce while Adam Cooper and Bill Collage whose credits include Accepted and Once in a Lifetime are in negotiations to write the screenplay, reports Variety.

Imagine Films will produce the movie for Universal Pictures.

Source: Press Release