Jessica Biel and “Modern Family” actress Sofia Vergara are in negotiations for roles in Garry Marshall’s “New Year’s Eve” at Warner Bros. Pictures says The Hollywood Reporter.
A sort-of sequel to this year’s “Valentine’s Day”, the ensemble piece follows various lovers preparing for the New Year holiday. The numerous storylines will combine and features various major names working at discount rates.
Biel is playing a pregnant woman who tries to win a cash prize given by a hospital to the couple who are first to give birth on New Year’s Day.
Lea Michele and Abigail Breslin are already confirmed while Robert De Niro, Michelle Pfeiffer, Hilary Swank and Ashton Kutcher are in various stages of negotiations to join the cast. Filming kicks off shortly in New York City.