Disney picks up 'Annoying Man'
Comedy from Kevin Kopelow, Heath SeifertDisney has picked up "The Most Annoying Man in the World" by Kevin Kopelow and Heath Seifert.
Andy Fickman, who recently signed a first-look deal with Disney, is producing via his Oops Doughnuts Prods.
Plot details are being kept under wraps, but "Annoying" is described as a broad comedy in the vein of "Trains, Planes and Automobiles."
The deal was in the $250,000 range.
Kristen Burr and Casey Wolfe are overseeing for Disney.
Fickman is in post on "Race to Witch Mountain," which he directed for Disney. He also is overseeing the development of four remakes from RKO's horror library being produced by Roseblood Movie Co. and Twisted Pictures.
Kopelow and Seifert, repped by Endeavor, are co-exec producing Disney Channel's upcoming Jonas Brothers-based show "Jonas." The duo are veterans of the cable TV scene, having worked on shows ranging from Nickelodeon's "Kenan & Kel" to Oxygen Media's "Campus Ladies."