Jenna Fischer (TV’s “The Office”, “Blades of Glory”, “The Brothers Solomon”) will star alongside John C. Reilly in the Jake Kasdan-directed comedy “Walk Hard” for Sony Pictures.
Fischer plays Darlene, a June Carter Cash-like love interest for fictional troubled music legend Dewey Cox (Reilly). Fischer also will sing indicates trade paper Variety.
Shooting will take place shortly using Judd Apatow and Kasdan’s script. Fischer will film her role during the hiatus of production on “The Office”.