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Isla Fisher and Rebel Wilson join cast of Grimsby

Tuesday, June 17, 2014 12:16 AM | Anonymous
Isla Fisher and Rebel Wilson join cast of Grimsby
Aussie's Isla Fisher and Rebel Wilson have joined the cast of the Sacha Baron Cohen penned comedy, Grimsby

They join a cast that includes Cohen, Mark Strong, Ian McShane, David Harewood, Annabell Wallis, Gabourey Sidibe and Johnny Vegas. 

Cohen co-wrote the script with Phil Johnston (Borat) and Peter Baynham (Wreck-It Ralph).  

Directed by Louis Leterrier, the film tells the story of a British black ops spy (Strong) who is forced to go on the run with his estranged brother, an idiotic soccer hooligan (Cohen). 

Fisher and Wilson previously starred together in 2012 comedy BacheloretteThe project will also be a reunion for Fisher and Leterrier, who worked together on the 2013 action-packed mystery crime flick, Now You See Me.

Filming is scheduled to begin this summer, and the release date is set for July 31, 2015.

Congrats Isla and Rebel! 

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