Kevin Bacon Teams With Steve Carell

Kevin Bacon has joined the cast of the untitled Steve Carell comedy currently set up at Warner Bros. Pictures reports The Washington Post.

Carell plays a loving husband whose wife (Julianne Moore) threatens to divorce him. As a result he hires a slick life coach (Ryan Gosling) to try and help him save his marriage.

Bacon will play an alpha male co-worker of Moore’s who has an affair with her. Emma Stone, Dan Fogelman and Analeigh Tipton co-star.

John Requa and Glenn Ficarra (“Bad Santa,” “I Love You Philip Morris”) penned and will direct the film which begins shooting this month.