Octavia Spencer, Tig Notaro, Isabela Moner and Iliza Shlesinger join Instant Family cast
Octavia Spencer (The Shape of Water, Hidden Figures), Tig Notaro (One Mississippi, In a World…), Isabela Moner (Transformers: The Last Night, Nut Job 2: Nutty By Nature) and Iliza Shlesinger (Paradise, Forever 31) have joined the cast of the Paramount Pictures comedy Instant Family, according to THR. They’ll join a cast which includes Mark Wahlberg (The Fighter, Boogie Nights), Rose Byrne (Bridesmaids, Spy) and Tom Segura (Workaholics, Gary Unmarried).
When a couple decides to start a family, they are inspired to pursue adoption through the foster care system. They feel like wonderful, altruistic people until they suddenly have three wild kids in their home. Now they must learn to love and parent children who have no interest in being parented in this heartwarming comedy.
Moner will play one of the foster kids. The others will be played by newcomers Gustavo Quiroz and Julianna Gamiz. Instant Family will be directed by Sean Anders (Daddy’s Home) from a script Anders wrote with John Morris. The film will be produced by Anders, Wahlberg and Steve Levinson. Instant Family will begin production next month.
Instant Family will hit theaters on February 15, 2019. Are you guys interested in the film? What do you think of the casting? Let us know your thoughts in the comments.
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