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Reese Witherspoon and Sofia Vergara will team up in Don't Mess with Texas.

Universal Pictures has won a bidding war for the comedy, reports Deadline.

The film centres around a policewoman and a prisoner who go on the run from a crooked cop in Texas.

Witherspoon will serve as producer with Pacific Standard partner Bruna Papandrea and Dana Fox on the John Quaintance and David Feeney-written project.

Modern Family star Vergara will take an executive producer role in the film.

Witherspoon was recently seen in Mud and will next appear in Devil's Knot, Inherent Vice and Passengers.

Vergara will feature in Robert Rodriguez's upcoming Machete Kills. »


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