The film is being described as a cross between Crazy Rich Asians and My Big Fat Greek Wedding
Los Angeles: Actors Priyanka Chopra 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.
Priyanka shared a screenshot of the article on Instagram and wrote: "Two 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 Mindy Kaling and Dan Goor! We are about to show you what it means to be modern, global, and Indian. See you at the cinema!"
The film is being described as an amalgamation of "Crazy Rich Asians" and "My Big Fat Greek Wedding".
According to reports, the movie will be a wedding drama will be jointly produced by Priyanka, Mindy and Dan while Mindy also has an option of directing the film.
Both Priyanka and Mindy will star in the movie, which is reportedly about a big fat Indian wedding and how it clashes with the American culture.
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.
(Inputs from PTI)
Last Updated 14, Apr 2019, 1:25 PM IST