will star in Dreamwork’s remake of Starbuck
, a French-Canadian comedy which scored big with audiences at MIFF 2012, about a man whose life is turned upside down when he learns he has fathered 533 children through sperm donation. When a few hundred of the children express an irrepressible need to meet their father, he must decide whether to step up and reveal his identity. Ken Scott
, who wrote and directed the original, is writing the script for the English-language studio adaptation and will direct. ‘Avengers’actress Cobie Smulders
, (How I Met Your Mother
), is also in negotiations to join the cast.