The partners will release the action-packed comedy-romance You May Not Kiss The Bride starring Katharine McPhee, Dave Annable, Rob Schneider and Mena Suvari.

Rob Hedden wrote and directed the story of a pet photographer forced to marry a Croatian gangster’s daughter who gets kidnapped on honeymoon in Tahiti. Kathy Bates, Tia Carrere and Vinnie Jones round out the key cast.

Rann Watumull, Gina Watumull, David Jackson and Shauna Shapiro Jackson produced.

The distribution partners plan a premiere in Honolulu with US mainland theatrical to follow in key markets.

FDM CEO Susan Jackson, Freestyle Releasing co-president Mark Borde and the HFPD principals negotiated the deal with the producers.