Justin Theroux Heading to ‘Space’

Actor-cum-writer tapped to pen script for astronaut romantic comedy at Fox.

Last Updated: November 18, 2009 @ 7:20 AM

Justin Theroux is heading to space. The actor-cum-writer is on board to pen a draft of "Space Invader," an astronaut romantic comedy set up at Fox.

Mike Lisbe and Nate Reger sold the project and penned the original draft of the comedy, which centers on a man who decides to go to space after he suspects that his longtime girlfriend, an astronaut, is cheating on him with another spacewalker. Will Arnett is attached to star.

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