Paramount Pictures announced Tuesday that Mark Wahlberg and Will Ferrel are set to star in the upcoming film Daddy's Home. The film is about a radio announcer (Ferrel) who is striving to become a good step-father for his wife's two kids, but when their freeloading real father, (Wahlberg) arrives complications ensue and have the two fighting for the affection of the kids. The two previously starred together in the 2010 comedy The Other Guys.
Sean Anders (Horrible Bosses 2, That's My Boy) Is set to direct with writer Brian Burns's (Entourage, Blue Bloods) screenplay.
The film is set to release sometime in 2015 with Gary Sanchez Productions, Producing the film and Paramount Pictures as the International distributor.