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Amy Poehler, 'Mindy Project's' Barinholtz team for basketball comedy

Amy Poehler, 'Mindy Project's' Barinholtz team for basketball comedy

Ike Barinholtz, best known for playing the endearingly thick-headed nurse Morgan Tookers on "The Mindy Project," is teaming up with "Parks and Recreation" alum Amy Poehler on a new film called "Balls" for Universal. Barinholtz and his "Mindy Project" writing partner, David Stassen, are writing the script, which stars Poehler as a "once-promising basketball coach who is asked to lead an NBA team under the gaze of a reluctant organization," per The Hollywood Reporter. Barinholtz will appear in the movie as well. This is the second time the two have worked together. Barinholtz plays Poehler's love interest in the upcoming comedy...

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