Ken Jeong Joins Bay’s “Pain and Gain”

“The Hangover” and “Community” comedian Ken Jeong has joined the cast of Michael Bay’s dark comedy thriller “Pain And Gain” at Paramount Pictures says Heat Vision.

The $35 million project is based on the true story of body builders in Miami Beach who headed a kidnapping and extortion ring that went awry.

Jeong, who worked with Bay in “Transformers: Dark of the Moon”, will play a character named Johnny Wu. Mark Wahlberg, Dwayne Johnson, Ed Harris, Tony Shaloub, Anthony Mackie and Bar Paly also star.

Shooting is underway in Miami and new photos of Johnson in action have gone online which you can see below: