EXCLUSIVE: CAA has signed Dan Mazer. The Borat and Bruno screenplay writer, who was also an executive producer on Sacha Baron Cohen’s The Dictator, is currently in post-production on his directorial debut. The film, which has the working title I Give It A Year, is about the first year of marriage for two couples. Mazer also wrote the script for the movie, which stars Rose Byrne, Anna Faris, Rafe Spall, Stephen Merchant, Minnie Driver and The Mentalist’s Simon Baker. I Give It A Year is scheduled to be released February 14, 2013 in the UK. Formerly with UTA, the Oscar-nominated Mazer will continue to be repped by United Artists in the UK, managed by 3 Arts and attorney Karl Austen.
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