Jason Bateman is in negotiations to star in the comedy We're the Millers from Warner Bros.
The film centers on a drug dealer who decides to give up the business on his 30th birthday, but only have pulling one last job - smuggling a huge amount of weed from Mexico to the US.
The film will be directed by Rawson Marshall Thurber (Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story), but no other stars have been announced.
Bateman is very in-demand right now. He's appearing in two comedies this summer alone - Horrible Bosses is already out in theaters and The Change-Up will hit theaters on August 5, 2011.