Tracy Morgan and Ed Helms are set to play cross-country 'TAG'

Two of comedies favorite darlings are set to star in a movie together. Tracy Morgan and Ed Helms will play friends who played tag across the country over the span of 30 years, Variety reports. The movie is based on a true story which was featured in the Wall Street Journal as "Tag Brothers" in 2013. The group was made up of eight others so there's bound to be an ensemble cast. Jeff Tomsic will direct and Mark Steilen and Rob McKittrick are taking script duties. Morgan's series about an ex-con moving back to gentrified Brooklyn as recently picked up to series by TBS. Helms recently finished production of the comedy Bastards that features a whole lot of funny people and Terry Bradshaw -- set to release early next year.