Last August, Sacha Baron Cohen sold a spy comedy to Paramount, and now, the movie is finally gearing up for production. Louis Leterrier (Now You See Me, Clash of the Titans) has been hired to direct the action-comedy, which is called Grimsby, Variety reports. The film follows a British black ops agent who has to go on the run with his brother, an obnoxious Northern England soccer hooligan. There's no word on which part Baron Cohen will be playing. Baron Cohen wrote Grimsby with Phil Johnston (Cedar Rapids), and they purposefully sought an action director for the project. Filming is expected to take place early next year.[...]
How It Works
Splitsider Presents is a digital comedy store selling great comedy directly to you. There are no hoops to jump through, and you don't need to hand over your identity. Buying is simple and straightforward; you don't need a credit card or an existing account. You can complete payment and be watching a show in seconds, choosing to pay via either Amazon or Paypal.
Splitsider keeps only 20% of the cost of the purchase after transaction, bandwidth and legal costs, with about 70% going directly to the artist.
You can stream your purchases on whatever device you like, or download them to your computer to keep forever in DRM-free file formats.
For $5 you get 5 HD or SD DRM-free downloads and 3 streams, allowing you to watch on your computer or any other device. You can choose to pay via either Amazon or PayPal, and you'll be able to log into the site whenever you want to re-download or stream your purchases.
Buying and watching shows on Splitsider Presents should be simple, quick and undemanding, but if you run into trouble, we have an excellent <A href="http://splitsider.com/store/docs/help">help section and customer service</a> to assist you.