Larry Charles Directing Winter’s Discontent


“Borat” director Larry Charles is in final negotiations to helm Columbia Pictures comedy Winter’s Discontent. which centers on a sexually frustrated widower who moves into a retirement community with his best buddy — looking to get laid.

Charles Roven and Alex Gartner are producing through their Sony-based Atlas Entertainment.

Charles, whose helming credits include the documentary Religulous and HBO’s “Curb Your Enthusiasm.”