domestic help wanted
Domestic Help Wanted is a big comedy about
a New York power couple.  He's running for
Mayor and she's the editor of
Working Mom
magazine.  One night when they both come
home late from work (yet again), they cause
Rosa, their South American nanny to miss her
niece's wedding.  Rosa locks herself and the
baby in their Park Avenue apartment, and she
won't come out or let them in.  The couple's
bungled attempt to resolve this situation sets off
a nanny's strike that paralyzes Manhattan.

This screenplay had a number of suitors, and Jeff
went with Academy Award winner
, who produced Jaws, The Sting, The
, The Player, A Few Good Men,
Chocolat, Cocoon and many other fine movies.

This screenplay was formerly known as
Maid of