According to The Hollywood Reporter, Adam Driver is set to join the cast of Warner Bros upcoming dramedy THIS IS WHERE I LEAVE YOU. The 'Girls' star will join previously announced cast members Tina Fey, Jason Batemen, Jane Fonda, Kathryn Hahn and Corey Stoll.
The Shawn Levy-helmed project is based on Jonathan Tropper's best selling novel of the same name. Fonda will play the Jewish mother of Bateman's character, who returns home to attend his father's funeral and shiva. Upon his return, he must confront long standing issues with his siblings while searching for his ex-wife. Driver will portray the brother of Bateman, Fey and Stoll, described as "the rebel of the family."
Driver's film credits include J. Edgar and Lincoln. He will next be seen on the big screen in the Coen brothers Inside Llewyn Davis and currently portrays Lena Dunham's romantic interest in HBO award-winning comedy 'Girls'. The actor has appeared on Broadway in 'Man and Boy', co-starring Frank Langella. Other theater work includes credits include Mrs. Warren's Profession and Look Back in Anger.Photo Credit: Jennifer Broski
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