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Vince Vaughn, Jon Favreau Swing Again

Sep 19, 2008 | 10:45am EDT

Vince Vaughn and Jon Favreau are swinging once again. The duo is teaming for Couples Retreat, a Universal comedy written by Favreau and directed by Peter BillingsleyJason Bateman and Faizon Love are set to star with Vaughn and Favreau.

The story follows four couples who go to a tropical island resort. One couple is there to work on their marriage while the others are there to play--but they soon discover that participation in the resort’s couples therapy is not optional, Variety reports. 

Vaughn will produce with Scott Stuber in a co-production between his Wild West Picture Show Prods. and Stuber Prods.

Cast deals are being finalized with production eyeing a late October start in Bora Bora and LA.

As with 2006 comedy The Break-UpVaughn hatched the idea for Couples RetreatVaughn produced The Break-Up with Stuber and starred in it with Favreau. Billingsley, who also had a small role, was involved in producing and second unit direction on that pic as well as Vaughn’s Four Christmases and Favreau’s Iron Man, Variety notes.

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