John Krasinski and Maya Rudolph will star in Sam Mendes’ untitled relationship comedy for Focus Features. Variety says Cheryl Hines has signed on to co-star.
The film follows an expectant couple (Krasinski, Rudolph) as they travel the country in search of a place to put down roots and raise a family.
Author Dave Eggers wrote the screenplay with his wife, editor-novelist Vendela Vida.
Shooting is scheduled to start in April in Connecticut.
Ed Saxon is producing alongside Big Beach’s Marc Turtletaub and Peter Saraf.