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Universal Pictures has won a bidding war for the film rights to a comedy package based on Pulitzer Prize-winning cartoonist Steve Breen’s upcoming book of illustrations, Unicorn Executions and Other Crazy Stuff My Kids Make Me Draw. Rawson Thurber, who directed New Line's hit comedy We're the Millers, is attached to direct while Simon Rich attached to write the script. CAA packaged the project. The project drew interest from several studios on Thursday and Friday before finally going to Universal, sources tell The Hollywood Reporter. Scott Stuber (Ted, Identity Thief, A Million Ways to Die in the West) will produce the film under

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