Apatow’s Funny People Details

Eric Bana, Jason Schwartzman and Jonah Hill have all officially joined the cast of Judd Apatow’s next directing vehicle “Funny People” for Universal Pictures.

According to Variety, Apatow says the movie takes place in the world of standup comedy and the focus is on a comedian who has a near-death experience.

Adam Sandler, Seth Rogen and Leslie Mann joined the cast earlier this year. Production begins in mid-September in Los Angeles.