Bridesmaids star Melissa McCarthy is in talks to take on a small role in the Warner Bros. comedy sequel The Hangover Part III.
Melissa McCarthy is in talks for a role in The Hangover Part III
A deal hasn't been finalized yet, since the comedian will have to juggle her schedule on the CBS sitcom Mike & Molly, although it is believed she will sign on in the near future. No details were given for her character. We reported last week that principal photography started in Los Angeles and Las Veags.
Bradley Cooper, Ed Helms, Zach Galifianakis, and Justin Bartha are back as The Wolf Pack, with franchise favorites Mike Tyson, Ken Jeong, Mike Epps, and Heather Graham also returning.
Todd Phillips is directing from a screenplay he co-wrote with Craig Mazin. Melissa McCarthy will next be seen on the big screen in Judd Apatow's This Is 40, opening December 21.
The Hangover Part III comes to theaters May 24th, 2013 and stars Bradley Cooper, Ed Helms, Zach Galifianakis, Justin Bartha, Ken Jeong, John Goodman, Melissa McCarthy, Jeffrey Tambor. The film is directed by Todd Phillips.