Owen Wilson and Jennifer Aniston for ‘Marley & Me’

Owen Wilson and Jennifer Aniston have been cast star the Fox 2000 adaptation of John Grogan’s bestselling memoir ‘Marley & Me.’

Marley is a yellow Labrador that Grogan, a journalist, adopts with his wife in order to give them an idea of how they might be as parents. However, the dog is hyperactive and causes chaos wreaking havoc both at home and at the obedience school. Matter get worse when they finally have some kids but the dog becomes an important part of their family unit.

David Frankel will direct from a script by Scott Frank.

Production is expected to start sometime in 2008.

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