IMDB has announced an exclusive update on the new project which will reunite Marvel’s Jessica Jones’ David Tennant and Krysten Ritter.
The project is a comedy called “Fuddy Meers” which is a story of a woman who wakes up everyday with no memories and relives her past each day.
— IMDb (@IMDb) May 26, 2017
David Tennant, Krysten Ritter, and Ellen Burstyn (Big Love, House of Cards, and Interstellar) are attached to the project so far. The film will be directed by David Petrarca (Game of Thrones, Marco Polo, and True Blood) Petrarca has also worked with David Tennant in Jessica Jones and Gracepoint.
“Fuddy Meers” is written by David Lindsay-Abaire (Poltergeist (2015), Rise of the Guardians, and Oz the Great and Powerful)
“Fuddy Meers” is a play which also written by Lindsay-Adaire, tells the story of Claire, who awakens each morning as a blank slate on which her husband and teenage son must imprint the facts of her life. One morning Claire is abducted by a limping, lisping man who claims her husband wants to kill her.
Krysten Ritter will play Claire, David Tennant will play the Lisping Man, and Ellen Burstyn will play Gertie.