Set to have his first fictional flick, S.R. Bindler has been tapped to direct comedy flick "Surfer, Dude", which has already had Matthew McConaughey onboard as the leadstar.
Bindler, who previously directed "Hands on a Hard Body: The Documentary", will helm the project based on a script he penned alongside Cory Van Dyke. Plot details of the picture has not yet been made public, but it is said that the story is about a soulful surfer in existential crisis.
Principal photography is scheduled to be commenced in May 7 this year with Jeff Sagansky's Winchester Films financing. Apart from starring, McConaughey will also produce alongside his j.k. livin' cohorts Mark and Gus Gustawes as well as Playtone partners Tom Hanks and Gary Goetzman while Dennis Weiss will seat as executive producer.