Comedian Seth Rogen will join Bill Murray in the cast of Aziz Ansari’s Being Mortal, a comedy-drama based on the 2014 book of the same name.
Seth Rogen joins the cast of Aziz Ansari’s debut film be mortal. Known for his raunchy comedies and crude humor, Rogen made a name for himself with hits such as super bad, The 40 year old virginand funny people, a film in which he co-stars with Ansari. Rogen can recently be seen on the hit Hulu series Pam and Tommy, where he plays Rand Gauthier, one of the disgruntled artisans who stole the couple’s infamous sex tape. Rogen will next star as Stephen Spielberg’s uncle in the upcoming semi-autobiographical feature film, The Fablemans.
According to DeadlineRogen will join the growing cast of Ansari be mortal. The upcoming film will mark the directorial debut of two-time Emmy-winning Ansari. Additionally, Ansari co-wrote the script and will star in the film alongside Rogen and SNL– alum Bill Murray. This will be the first time that Rogen and Murray will star side-by-side in a major motion picture.
Being Mortal is based on the New York Times best-selling non-fiction book of 2014 Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End by American surgeon Atul Gawande. The book explores sensitive topics such as palliative and end-of-life care for older adults and how healthcare professionals can improve the lives of those nearing the end of theirs. No story details for the upcoming comedy-drama have been revealed. Ansari will produce the film alongside Youree Henley, who also produced Lighthouse and seduced him. be mortal is slated for release in 2023 under the Searchlight Pictures banner.
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