Spider-Man, This Us Us stars join Rebel Wilson’s new comedy


Spider Man actress Angourie Rice and It’s us Justin Hartley star to appear opposite Rebel Wilson in upcoming high school comedy Senior year.

Their casting was announced by Deadline, with additional names such as Sam Richardson (Veep), Zoë Chao (Live with yourself), Mary Holland (Hoops) and Chris Parnell (30 Rock) all also join the project.

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As for what it is, Senior year focuses on a cheerleader “who wakes up from a 20-year-old coma and returns to high school to try to regain her status and claim the elusive prom queen crown.”

Parks and recreation Director Alex Hardcastle is on board to call out “ACTION! from a screenplay written by Brandon Scott Jones.

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In other Wilson-related news, the Aussie star previously revealed that she was “paid money to be taller” by various film studio heads.

“Weirdly, this year was always going to be the year of health. I name my years now, and it’s kind of having those resolutions but for the whole year,” she explained in 2020.

“I also turned 40 in March so I thought that was going to be it. This will be the year for me to focus solely on the health benefits. It’s not like I want to lose weight and get to number.

“It’s more than that, it’s about mentally managing why I overeat and had a job where I was paid a lot of money to be bigger, which can sometimes mess your head a bit.

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