“Beyond the colorful canvas of characters, the snap of the dialogue, and the megawatt appeal of his stars, Talbert has mastered putting clever spins on knowing formulas.”
- Washington Post
El Camino Christmas
Scripted and produced by Theodore Melfi (Hidden Figures), El Camino Christmas is about a young man who seeks out a father he has never met and, through no fault of his own, ends up barricaded in a liquor store with five other people on Christmas Eve in the town of El Camino, NV.
Cast: Tim Allen, Dax Shepard, Jessica Alba, Vincent D'Onofrio, Kurtwood Smith and Luke Grimes.
A new comedy from writer/director David E. Talbert (Baggage Claim) and producer Will Packer (Ride Along, Think Like a Man series, This Christmas), Almost Christmas tells the festive story of a beloved patriarch who asks his family for one gift this holiday season: to get along. If they can honor that wish and spend five days under the same roof without killing one another, it will be a Christmas miracle.
Cast: Gabrielle Union, Danny Glover, Mo’Nique, Kimberly Elise, Omar Epps, Romany Malco, Nicole Ari Parker, JB Smoove, Jessie Usher, DC Young Fly
Determined to get engaged before her youngest sister's wedding, flight attendant Montana Moore finds herself with only 30 days to find Mr. Right. Using her airline connections to "accidentally" meet up with eligible ex-boyfriends and scour for potential candidates, she racks up more than 30,000 miles and countless comedic encounters, all the while searching for the perfect guy.
Cast: Paula Patton, Derek Luke, Taye Diggs, Jill Scott
The story of Durell Washington, a down-on-his-luck young dad who wants nothing more than to make an honest living and be a good father to his son. Upon learning that his son’s mother is forced to move out of town unless she can come up with the needed money for her bills, Durell, along with his dimwitted best friend LeeJohn, devise an ill-fated scheme to come up with the money by robbing their neighborhood church.
Cast: Ice Cube, Tracy Morgan, Katt Williams, Loretta Devine