Ricky Stanicky

Film news & developments

Ricky Stanicky: James Franco to star

  • James Franco will star in the comedy "Ricky Stanicky".

  • Summit Entertainment is developing the project.

  • Jeff Bushell ("Beverly Hills Chihuahua") has written the spec script.

  • The story follows three teens who after pulling a prank and burning down a house in their neighborhood, they create Ricky Stanicky, a fake person to take the blame. Twenty years later, the three guys are still using this alibi to get out of every uncomfortable situation in life. When their wives force them to set up a meeting with Stanicky, they hire an actor.