Posted on Friday, July 8th, 2011 by Russ Fischer
Now that Jonah Hill has seriously slimmed down and is rocking one of the two lead roles in 21 Jump Street, opposite Channing Tatum, it doesn’t seem all that strange that he would be set to star opposite Mark Wahlberg in a comedic action buddy picture. Think of him as a younger, shorter Will Ferrell, and Good Time Gang as a less comedic companion piece to The Other Guys.
Good Time Gang, written by Max Landis (who seems to have a script put into development at least once a week) is already earning comparisons to Lethal Weapon, although the description of the two lead roles as “a bumbling pair of antiheroes” doesn’t quite conjure up the Murtaugh/Riggs partnership. More details to be found after the break. Read More »