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Wednesday, December 16, 2009

David Gordon Green forms new production company

Posted By on Wed, Dec 16, 2009 at 11:15 AM

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David Gordon Green and Danny McBride.

LR native David Gordon Green has teamed with actor Danny McBride ("Eastbound & Down," "Pineapple Express"), director Jody Hill and Warner exec Matt Reilly to form Rough House, a new comedy production house, according to the Hollywood Reporter.

Green, McBride and Hill are all alums of the North Carolina School of Arts (Jeff Nichols went there, too).

Sounds promising.

Green and McBride's latest project, the period comedy "Your Highness," is due out next year. Natalie Portman, Zooey Deschanel and James Franco also star.

Hill and McBride co-created HBO's stupid funny "Eastbound & Down," and Green directed some of the episodes.

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