Billy Crudup heads for 'Neighborhood Watch'
By Adnan Tezer Oct 11, 2011, 19:30 GMT
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Billy Crudup has joined the cast of 20th Century Fox's sci-fi comedy "Neighborhood Watch" opposite Ben Stiller and Vince Vaughn.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, Shawn Levy and his 21 Laps company are producing along with Tom McNulty.
Akiva Schaffer is directing.
Jared Stern wrote the original screenplay, with Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg having done a recent rewrite.
Rosemarie DeWitt, Jonah Hill, Nicholas Braun, Richard Ayoade and Will Forte have also been cast.
The story revolves around three men who form a suburban "neighborhood watch" group, that is really a front for fathers to get some male bonding time away from the wives and kids. Things take a turn when the group uncovers a plot to destroy the world.
Crudup was recently seen in HBO's "Too Big to Fail" and "Eat Pray Love."