Mamet also wrote the screenplay, described as a contemporary satire about pop culture. Mamet's screen credits include "Hannibal," "Glengarry Glen Ross" and "The Untouchables."
Ferrell, a former "Saturday Night Live" cast member who scored his biggest box-office hit last year in "Elf," is due in theaters this summer in the '70s comedy "Anchor Man."
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