‘Office’ Scribes Team Up for Film

Comedy will center on woman with low self-esteem and her love foibles.

Last Updated: December 2, 2009 @ 5:41 PM

"The Office" scribes Brent Forrester and Mindy Kaling are looking to boost their self-esteem with a bigscreen project at Mandate Pictures.

The duo have set up "The Low Self Esteem of Lizzie Gillespie" with the team behind "Juno" and will pen the original romantic comedy, which will be produced by John Malkovich via his Mr. Mudd shingle.

Story centers on a woman whose lack of self-worth has limited her choice in men to losers.

Read more at Variety.