Don’t Mess with Texas Stars Reese Witherspoon and Sofia Vergara

 Reese Witherspoon and Sofia Vergara

Don’t Mess with Texas Stars Reese Witherspoon and Sofia Vergara

Reese Witherspoon and Sofia Vergara are set to team up for a buddy comedy called Don’t Mess with TexasDeadline reports that Universal Pictures today took the rights to the original spec script by David Feeney and John Quaintance.

The story finds a cop and her prisoner forced to work together when they find themselves being chased by a town of crooked cops.

Witherspoon recently starred in Jeff Nichol’s Mud and can soon be seen in a diverse range of projects like Atom Egoyan’s West Memphis Three tale Devil’s Knot, Brian Kirk’s science fiction romance Passengers and the Paul Thomas Anderson-directed Thomas Pynchon adaptation Inherent Vice.

Vegara, meanwhile, continues to star on “Modern Family” and can be seen coming up in The Smurfs 2 and Robert Rodriguez’s Machete Kills.Source