Chris Rock Joins Delpy’s “2 Days” Sequel

Chris Rock has joined the cast of “2 Days in New York,” the sequel to 2007 romantic dramedy “2 Days in Paris” reports Production Weekly.

Julie Delpy will reprise her role as Marion and return as director on the project described as dealing with the difficulty of relationships and the complexities of being a woman without being completely consumed by a relationship.

The character will have a child and a new lover in the film. The child’s father, Adam Goldberg’s character in the first film, will not appear but Delpy’s father Albert will reprise his role as Marion’s father.

Rock’s role is unspecified. Shooting kicks off in October with a Cannes 2011 debut planned.