George Clooney, Julia Roberts to Star in 'Ticket to Paradise' for Universal

George Clooney and Julia Roberts
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The romantic comedy will be directed by Ol Parker.

George Clooney and Julia Roberts are set to star in Universal Pictures’ Ticket to Paradise, a romantic comedy to be directed by Ol Parker, who helmed Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again.

Clooney and Roberts will play a divorced couple that travel to Bali to stop their daughter from repeating an error they made 25 years earlier. The duo earlier starred together in Jodie Foster's Money Monster and in the Ocean's Eleven movie franchise.

Parker and Daniel Pipski wrote the script for Ticket to Paradise, and Tim Bevan and Eric Fellner of Working Title will produce alongside Sarah Harvey and Deborah Balderstone. Clooney and Grant Heslov will produce for their Smokehouse Pictures, alongside Red Om Films’ Roberts, Lisa Gillan and Marisa Yeres Gill.

Clooney and Roberts are represented by CAA, while Parker is represented by UTA, Knight Hall Agency Ltd. and Management 360.