Deadline reported, John Lithgow, Hugh Dancy, Reid Scott and Paul Walter Hauser have joined the cast of comedy Late Night, they are joining Emma Thompson.
Written by Mindy Kaling, Nisha Ganatra is set to direct.
The synopsis follows, “a late-night talk show host (Thompson) who is at risk of losing her long-running show right when she hires her first female writer (Kaling), who revitalizes her show and her life.”
Kaling and Howard Klein are producing through Imperative Entertainment and FilmNation Entertainment. The filming is set to begin next week.
As of right now, Late Night doesn’t have an official release date.