Gina Rodriguez to Lead Paramount Comedy 'The Aliens Are Stealing Our Weed'

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Ryan Firpo, who co-wrote the Marvel stand-alone 'Eternals,' is behind the screenplay.

Gina Rodriguez is set to topline Paramount comedy The Aliens Are Stealing Our Weed.

The former Jane the Virgin star will play Candice, who, with her fellow hapless pot grower Izzy, uncovers an alien conspiracy to steal the planet’s weed supply after their entire crop suddenly goes missing.

Ryan Firpo, who co-wrote the Marvel stand-alone Eternals, is behind the screenplay.  

Rodriguez will produce through her I Can and I Will banner, alongside Kaz and Ryan Firpo’s Badlands. Molly Breeskin will executive produce for I Can and I Will.

Rodriguez's feature credits include the Netflix film Someone Great, Annihilation and Miranda July's Kajillionaire. She is repped by CAA and Jackoway Austen.