Patrick Wilson Has A “Morning Glory”

Patrick Wilson (“Watchmen,” “Little Children”) has joined Paramount’s rival newsreader comedy “Morning Glory” says The Hollywood Reporter.

Aline Brosh McKenna’s script focuses on a pair of news anchors (Harrison Ford and Diane Keaton) that work for a morning show that’s having a tough time.

Rachel McAdams plays a news producer who tries to get them under control and boost ratings. Wilson plays McAdams boyfriend.

Filming kicks off in New York next month while Roger Michell will direct. J.J. Abrams and Bryan Burk will produce.