Mandate Pictures has picked up Diablo Cody's script Lamb of God, with the screenwriter attached to make her feature directorial debut. Mason Novick will produce. Mandate president Nathan Kahane will executive produce alongside Cody. Hit the jump for the details.
Mandate has put the project on fast track and will begin casting right away. The film described by Variety [via /Film] is a comedy which follows a young conservative religious woman who loses her faith after a plane crash, decides to go to Las Vegas to live the life of a sinner, and on her journey finds her way back to her faith. Kahane stated, "Having been in the trenches with Diablo and Mason on Juno and Young Adult, we immediately jumped at the opportunity to partner with them again. It's an honor to be a part of Diablo's transition as a director."