According to E! Online, Michael Cera, who was the last major hold out for the proposed Arrested Development film is now reportedly ready to reprise his role as George Michael Bluth for the film.
Also, E! Online is reporting that Oscar winning director Ron Howard, who served as the executive producer for the Fox series, will direct the movies for Fox Searchlight. Howard recently stated…
"It's looking very much like we're going to make [the movie], but we've now been asked to stop offering any details. It's cloaked in a little mystery, but it's looking good."
Mitchell Hurwitz, who created the series, is currently working on the script. The film could begin shooting by the end of 2009.