Julian Farino will juggle 'Oranges'
Indie comedy was written by Jay Reiss and Ian HelferJulian Farino, best known for his work on "Entourage," is in final negotiations to direct "Oranges," an indie comedy being produced by Anthony Bregman. MRC is producing and financing.
Written by Jay Reiss and Ian Helfer, the script focuses on a man who has a romantic relationship with the daughter of a family friend, turning his life and everyone else's in the family upside down.
The project was a much-sought-after script in development circles, and production is expected to begin next year.
Farino, repped by Endeavor, also has directed episodes of "The Office," "Big Love," "Rome" and "Sex and the City." On the feature side, he is attached to "The Year of Living Biblically" for Paramount and "Jump" at Sony.