Chris Rock is in the conversation for the direction of Co-Parenting, a comedy he has co-created with comedian and actor Kevin Hart.

The intention is that Hart will play the leading role in the film, writes Variety Friday.

Hart plays a father who takes care of the children at home, while his wife works as the owner of a large company. When she decides to leave him, this leads to a fight separation and a battle for the custody of the children.

Yamara Taylor, who previously worked on the ABC sitcom Black-ish , will write the script of the film.

Rock previously directed the comedy Top Five . Hart also had a role in this.