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Darren Grant to Direct Comedy Feature ‘Untitled Celebrity Death Pool’ for WWE Studios

Darren Grant to Direct Comedy Feature 'Untitled Celebrity Death Pool' for WWE Studios

Director Darren Grant is the guy who made Tyler Perry
well… Tyler Perry (I wrote all about that HERE); but has rarely gotten any credit for it.

As for
his own career, Grant has remained busy, working steadily, as one of top music
video directors in the business. However, finally, he’s now going back
into feature film directing.

Grant will direct
the comedy "Untitled Celebrity Death Pool," to be co-produced by Ashok Amritraj’s
Hyde Park Entertainment, Image Nation Abu Dhabi, and WWE Studios.

The film,
which will star Ken Jeong of "The Hangover" fame, will play a struggling
nightclub owner in debt to a loan shark who sets out to win his long-running
celebrity death pool by killing a chosen

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Tyler Perry was a millionaire before he hired Grant
Tyler Perry was smart enough to know he needed to hire a director
for his first film
If not Grant there were 100 DGA directors lined up at the door who could
have done an excellent job on that film
Tyler Perry made Tyler Perry

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