Kumail Nanjiani & Issa Rae Teaming Up for Upcoming Rom-Com

Kumail Nanjiani & Issa Rae Teaming Up for Upcoming Rom-Com

Kumail Nanjiani and Issa Rae are set to star in an upcoming romantic comedy movie titled The Lovebirds!

The movie will be directed by Michael Showalter who directed Kumail‘s 2017 hit film The Big Sick.

The Lovebirds follows “a couple (Nanjiani and Rae) on the brink of a breakup. The pair subsequently become embroiled in a bizarre and hijinks-filled murder mystery, and as they get close to clearing their names and solving the case, the twosome need to figure out how they, and their relationship, can survive the night,” according to THR.

Kumail, Issa, and Michael are all serving as executive producers on the movie.