Currently, the movie has actor Will Ferrell attached in the leading role.
Based on the Susan Trottâ€™s novel, a lawyer is obsessed in stealing flamingo figurines after his wife left him.
Gillespie has directed comedies such as â€œLars and the Real Girlâ€ and â€œMr. Woodcock.â€ He also directed a few episodes of the TV show â€œUnited States of Tara.â€
Michael LeSieur (â€œYou, Me and Dupreeâ€) wrote the adapted script, which landed on last yearâ€™s Black List.