Ben Stillher has been tapped by Participant Media to direct Help Me Spread Goodness. The film, written by Mark Friedman, is about a Chicago banker who gets swindled in a Nigerian Internet scam.
Stiller will also produce, alongside Stuart Kornfeld and Jeremy Kramer. Stiller’s last project was 2008’s Tropic Thunder. The actor next stars in Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian which hits theaters on May 22, 2009.