By: James Silverwolfe
Randall Park and Timothy Simons have joined the cast of THE INTERVIEW alongside Seth Rogen, James Franco and Lizzy Caplan. The story follows a handsome talk show host (Franco) and his producer (Rogen) who find themselves in way over their heads when they get involved in a plot to assassinate the prime minister of North Korea. Simons will play a CIA agent and Caplan’s partner. No word on what role Park will play.
Rogen will co-direct with his writing partner Evan Goldberg. Both will also produce alongside James Weaver through their Point Grey Pictures.
Park and Simons have both appeared on HBO’s “Veep” (Park as a guest, Simons as a regular). Simons will soon appear in PT Anderson’s “Inherent Vice” and Ivan Reitman’s “Draft Day.” Park will soon appear next to Seth Rogen and Zac Efron in “Neighbors.”
Park and Simons are repped by Talent Works and UTA respectively.
Source: Hollywood Reporter