June 6, 2006

Miramax, Onion writer plan terror satire

By Gregg Kilday

LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - Miramax Films is
developing a satirical comedy with the former editor in chief
of the Onion. "Homeland Insecurity" will track the
misadventures of two Arab-Americans who are mistaken for
terrorists while on a business trip to Texas. Robert Siegel
will write the screenplay; he has co-written the script for
"The Untitled Onion Movie" for Fox-based Regency Enterprises.

Reuters/Hollywood Reporter