Punch, Odenkirk, Somer Into "Mechanical Man"

By Garth Franklin Tuesday December 7th 2010 03:38AM
Punch, Odenkirk, Somer Into "Mechanical Man"

Lucy Punch, Bob Odenkirk and Rich Sommer have all signed onto the romantic comedy "The Giant Mechanical Man" according to The Hollywood Reporter.

The story follows a quiet zoo worker (Jenna Fischer) who is torn between a street performer (Chris Messina) and a pompous motivational speaker (Topher Grace). Punch will play the street-performer's girlfriend. Malin Akerman also stars.

Lee Kirk penned the script and is directing the project. Shooting is currently underway in Detroit.