- Click to Subscribe! Actor Jay Baruchel has caught the writing bug- hear what 2 projects he'll be scripting next! Hey there Chelsea Cannell here for Clevver Movies with an update on jay Baruchel's budding writing career. The actor,who you may remember from knocked up and nick and norahs infinite playlist, clearly loves to write and recently wrapped the comedy he co-wrote called Goon. Now he's moving on and according to the Hollywood reporter he has just signed on to write the screen adaptation of Kickstart Comics'" Random Acts of Violence" and is in final negotiations to penn Summit Entertainments "Exorcism Diaries." For both projects he'll be working with his writing partner Jesse Chabot. Random Acts of violence will be about what happens when two comic book creators realize that the horror charcter they've created named slasherman has come to life and is wreaking havoc . The Exorcism Diaries will be based on the book called "The Real story behind the Exorcist" and reportedly centers around the real life sory about a reporter searching for the truth behind the famous exorcism. Both Projects sound really perfect, especially for Baruchel who already seems to be finiding some success as a writer. But have no fear he'll be back to acting soon, he is set to join the cast of Cos-mo-po-lis and will reprise his role of Hiccup in Dreamworks how to train your dragon sequel. Let us know what you think about this news, and make sure and subscribe for more updates from clevver movies in the future! See you soon!