Carla Gugino is Mrs Popper

Watchmen star joins Carrey in Mr Popper…

Carla Gugino has reportedly joined the cast of Mr Popper’s Penguins.

Based on a children’s book of the same name by Richard and Florence Atwater, the film sees Jim Carrey portray businessman Mr Popper, whose life is thrown into chaos when he becomes responsible for a dozen penguins.

Gugino is said to be playing the role of Mrs Popper.

The film will reportedly bring together live-action and CGI elements.