Maria Bello Joins Adam Sandler’s Next

Maria Bello (“A History of Violence,” “Coyote Ugly”) is in final negotiations to join Adam Sandler’s upcoming and untitled all-star ensemble comedy for Sony Pictures says The Hollywood Reporter.

Fred Wolf and Sandler’s script revolves around high school friends who reunite 30 years later. Bello will play the wife of Kevin James’ character.

Sandler, James, Chris Rock, Rob Schneider, David Spade, Salma Hayek and Maya Rudolph are part of the ensemble.

Dennis Dugan (“I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry”) is directing, Adam Sandler and Jack Giarraputo will produce, and shooting kicks off in May.