Variety has reported that Will Ferrell is attached to star in an untitled comedy set in the world of professional gaming.
The film reportedly centres on a middle-aged esports pro, Will Ferrell in a sport where the best retire around the mid-twenties. There’s also reports that Evil Geniuses and Fnatic will have a presence in the film.
Michael Kvamme and Jordan Dunn wrote the script for the film – the same guys behind the upcoming Spongebob Squarepants 3 movie. The film will be distributed by Universal.