Anjelica Huston Joins Cancer Comedy

Anjelica Huston and Philip Baker Hall have joined the cast of the untitled cancer comedy at Summit Entertainment reports Variety.

James McAvoy (“Wanted,” “Atonement”) stars as a young man diagnosed with cancer who successfully beats the disease. The story is based on the real life of Will Reiser who penned the script.

Seth Rogen stars as his friend while Anna Kendrick and Bryce Dallas Howard also star as their love interests. Jonathan Levine (“The Wackness”) directs while Rogen, Evan Goldberg and Ben Karlin are producing. Shooting kicks off later this month in Vancouver.