Alcon Entertainment has acquired the rights to the comedic novel ROCK STAR MOMMY: MY LIFE AS A ROCKER MOM by Judy Davids', it was announced by Alcon Entertainment co-founders and co-CEOs Broderick Johnson and Andrew Kosove.
Karen McCullah (Legally Blonde, She's the Man) will write the film adaptation of Davids' true count of her journey as an underappreciated housewife and soccer mom pursuing her dream by forming an unlikely surf-rock punk band called MYDOLS.
McCullah's is currently working on the Expendabelles, a female driven take on the popular film franchise The Expendables for VVS Films.
Mark Clayman (The Pursuit of Happyness) will produce along with Alcon's Kosove and Johnson. Carl Rogers, the Head of Development at Alcon, will oversee the project.
Alcon is in post production on the road trip comedy Bastards, starring Owen Wilson and Ed Helms, and is in pre-production on a sequel to Blade Runner, starring Ryan Gosling and Harrison Ford. Denis Villeneuve is directing and Ridley Scott is Executive Producing.
McCullah is repped by David Boxerbaum at Paradigm and Seth Jaret at Content Engine.