Actors Priyanka Chorpa and Mindy Kaling are teaming up for a wedding comedy from Universal Pictures. According to Variety, Kaling will write the screenplay with Dan Goor, is starring in the movie, and will also potentially direct .
The project will be produced by Kaling's banner Kaling International, Chopra's Purple Pebble Pictures and Howard Klein for 3 Arts, alongside Goor.
The film is being described as an amalgamation of "Crazy Rich Asians" and "My Big Fat Greek Wedding".
Sharing the news, Priyanka wrote on Instagram, â€œTwo women with a passion for telling good stories, just got the green light to THEIR story THEIR way. So proud of this incredible partnership with @mindykaling and #dangoor! We are about to show you what it means to be modern, global, and Indian. See you at the cinema!â€
Meanwhile, Mindy, who was last seen in Oceans 8, is all set to feature opposite Emma Thompson in Amazon Studiosâ€™ Late Night. Priyanka is also awaiting the release of her Bollywood project The Sky is Pink, directed by Shonali Bose and starring Farhan Akhtar and Zaira Wasim.