Lizzy Caplan Joins The Cast Of 'The Interview'
October 2nd, 2013 1:36pm EDT
Lizzy Caplan has signed up to star in The Interview. The Masters of Sex actress has been cast as the female lead opposite Seth Rogen and James Franco in the upcoming spy spoof.
Franco plays a talk show host who mistakenly gets involved in a plot to assassinate the North Korean Prime Minister along with his producer buddy, played by Rogen.
Deadline reports that Caplan, is on board to play intelligence operative Agent Lacey in the movie, which is being directed by long-time collaborators Rogen and Evan Goldberg.
The comedy duo, who recently teamed up for This Is The End, are working from a script based on their original idea cooked up with 'Daily Show' veteran Dan Sterling. Filming begins this autumn in Vancouver, Canada.
Franco, Rogen and Goldberg previously starred together in Paul Feig and Judd Apatow's cult TV series, 'Freaks & Geeks', which aired from 1999 to 2000.
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