Five Join Apatow’s Year One

Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Oliver Platt, David Cross, Vinnie Jones and Juno Temple will team for producer Judd Apatow’s “Year One,” a Sony Pictures comedy set in biblical times reports the trades.

The studio is keeping quiet about the story line, which was generated by the film’s director Harold Ramis. Jack Black and Michael Cera headline the cast.

Platt is in talks to play a platform-shoe-wearing high priest in the comedy, while Jones is on board to play a head palace guard named Sargon. Cross and Temple’s roles are not known.

Filming is set to begin in January in Louisiana and New Mexico.