Rob Corddry is Ari Fleischer in W


MTV says that former “Daily Show” correspondent Rob Corddry has snagged the role of press secretary Ari Fleischer in Oliver Stone’s upcoming presidential biopic, W.

Josh Brolin, James Cromwell, Elizabeth Banks, Ellen Burstyn, Thandie Newton and Ioan Gruffudd were previously cast as George W., George Sr., Laura, and Barbara Bush, as well as Condoleezza Rice and Tony Blair, respectively.

Corddry stars in the upcoming Harold and Kumar Escape From Guantanamo and What Happens in Vegas.