Alyssa Milano Joins New Year’s Eve

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Alyssa Milano has joined the cast of the Warner Bros. ensemble production New Year’s Eve, Variety reports.

A thematic follow-up to Valentine’s Day, the movie will be set in New York and follows intertwining stories of characters trying to navigate their way through romance on New Year’s Eve.

Milano is said to be playing a nurse to Robert De Niro’s character, a lonely old man close to death in the hospital who has no one to spend the holiday with.

The enormous cast also includes Katherine Heigl, Ashton Kutcher, Michelle Pfeiffer, Hilary Swank, Lea Michele, Abigail Breslin, Sofia Vergara, Jessica Biel, Sarah Jessica Parker, Zac Efron, Sienna Miller, Seth Meyers, Jon Bon Jovi and Til Schweiger.

As production is expected to begin this week in New York City, the cast should be pretty close to finalized.