Will Ferrell will star in and produce the upcoming comedy The House. The story centers on a married couple, husband played by Ferrell, who lose their daughter’s college fund. They team up with their neighbors to start an illegal casino in their basement to earn back the cash. New Line is moving fast on the hot project, aiming for an August shoot. Written by the team behind Neighbors, Andrew J. Cohen and Brendan O’Brien. Ferrell will produce through his Gary Sanchez banner along with Good Universe. Ferrell will next be seen in Get Hard with Kevin Hart out March 27. His other upcoming movies include Daddy’s Home and Zeroville, directed by James Franco.