Kevin Pollak will direct the documentary Misery Loves Comedy about the mind of the stand-up comic and those in the profession.

Becky Newhall of Newaley Pictures and Burton Ritchie and Ben Galecki of Heretic Films will produce.

Jon Favreau, Paul Feig, Christopher Guest, Chris Hardwick, Penn Jillette, Lisa Kudrow, Richard Lewis and Andy Richter are among those set to participate.