The film is based on Josh Karp’s book which follows Doug Kenney, co-founder of National Lampoon. He becomes a victim of his own success when he develops a substance abuse problem while writing the films Animal House and Caddyshack – comedies that would become iconic after Kenney’s death.
David Wain is set to helm the project with a script from Michael Colton and John Aboud. Peter Principato and Jonathan Stern produce with Wain, Colton, About, Ed Helms, Sean McKittrick, and Ted Hamm executive producing.
Glassman starred in sitcom Undateable and previously appeared in FX series The Comedians. Daly is best known for his work on The Kroll Show and most recently appeared in Zoolander 2.