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Julia Roberts for new workplace comedy

Julia Roberts in Duplicity

Story by Jack Foley

JULIA Roberts is to star in and produce a new workplace comedy called Second Act.

The project focuses on a woman who has never worked and is forced to take a job. As yet, there is no writer or director attached.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Roberts will produce via her Red Om Films label.

The news follows Roberts’ recently completed turn as The Evil Queen in Tarsem Singh’s Snow White movie Mirror Mirror.

She was also recently seen alongside Tom Hanks in the comedy Larry Crowne

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