Duhamel, Heder, Huston Go To Rome

Josh Duhamel, Jon Heder, Anjelica Huston and Dax Shepard have joined the cast of the Kristen Bell romantic comedy “When in Rome” for Disney Pictures reports the trades.

Written by David Diamond and David Weissman, the story centers on love-starved New York curator Beth (Bell) who steals magical coins from the Trevi Fountain in Rome.

She soon finds herself in a bizarre situation when she is pursued back to New York by a band of aggressive suitors whose coins she took.

Heder will play a street magician and one of Bell’s suitors, whilst Duhamel is the romantic lead. Shepard will play an aspiring model. Huston will play Bell’s boss, the curator of the Guggenheim.

Mark Steven Johnson is directing for Disney. Shooting will begin this April in New York and Rome.