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Sarah Silverman joins Andy Samberg in Lonely Island movie

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It didn’t take long for Top Secret Untitled Lonely Island Movie to grow its cast. Comedian Sarah Silverman has joined the film, which begins filming this week. She will play Paula, a sharp and sarcastic publicist: the quintessential Silverman character.

The only plot info known at this point is that it takes place in the music world. The film will star Andy Samberg, Akiva Schaffer, and Jorma Taccone, the members of comedy music trio The Lonely Island. They’re responsible for a number of songs that have been on SNLLike this one. The project will be co-directed by Schaffer and Taccone and produced by Judd Apatow. Universal has yet to announce a release date.

The Hollywood Reporter first reported the casting.