Lake Bell will co-star in the political thriller The Coup.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, the actress was cast besides Owen Wilson and Pierce Brosnan.The Coup centers on an American family living in Southeast Asia whose lives are put in danger when a violent revolution breaks out.
The multi-talented Bell, who won the Waldo Salt Screenwriting Award for her directing debut In a World... at the Sundance Film Festival, will play
Annie Dwyer, a woman who is loved by everyone and has a seemingly perfect family life, but wonders sometimes if she should be happier than she is.
The Coup is set to start filming on Oct. 31 in Thailand.