Hot Fuzz star Paddy Considine will reunite with Simon Pegg, Nick Frost, and director Edgar Wright on The World's End, the last in their Three Flavors Cornetto comedy trilogy.
Paddy Considine joins The World's End
The story centers on five friends who get back together 20 years after a memorable pub crawl, where the goal was to make it to the bar known as The World's End. When they try to recreate the event, they stumble upon a plot that could endanger all of mankind. Paddy Considine will play a divorced architect, who was a promiscuous musician when they first made the bar crawl. Rosamund Pike plays the female lead, who has a romantic history with Simon Pegg's character.
Edgar Wright is directing from a screenplay he co-wrote with Simon Pegg. Working Title's Tim Bevan and Eric Fellner are producing with Nira Park.
Shooting is scheduled to begin next month in the U.K.
The World's End comes to theaters August 23rd, 2013 and stars Simon Pegg, Nick Frost, Martin Freeman, Paddy Considine, Rosamund Pike, Eddie Marsan, Julian Seager, Paul Kennington. The film is directed by Edgar Wright.