Sean Hayes Joins the Soul Men


Sean Hayes has joined Samuel L. Jackson and Bernie Mac in Soul Men, a Dimension film now shooting.

The story revolves around two estranged soul singers who reunite for a tribute concert at the Apollo Theater after the death of the third member of their former group.

Jennifer Coolidge, Isaac Hayes, Affion Crockett, John Legend, Adam Herschman, Fatso Fasano and Jackie Long also have been cast in the film, which co-stars Sharon Leal.

Malcolm Lee (Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins) is directing, based on a script by Robert Ramsey and Matthew Stone. Soul Men is scheduled for an October 10 release.