Insecure star Issa Rae is joining Black-ish actress Marsai Martin in Universal comedy Little.
The movie will center on a woman who gets the chance to relive a carefree life as her younger self (Martin) when the pressures of adulthood become too much.
According the Hollywood Reporter, Drumline scripter Tina Gordon will direct the feature. Girls Trip screenwriter Tracy Oliver penned the first draft of the screenplay, based on Martin’s idea, with Camilla Blackett (Fresh Off the Boat, New Girl) working on a rewrite of the latest draft by Gordon.
Girls Trip producers Will Packer and James Lopez are set to produce via the Uni-based Will Packer Productions, along with Black-ish creator Kenya Barris. Martin will exec produce with Girls Trip star Regina Hall and Josh Martin.