Rashida Jones, Andy Samberg dramedy adds three.
Variety reports that Emma Roberts, Ari Graynor and Chris Messina have joined Rashida Jones and Andy Samberg for the indie dramedy ‘Celeste and Jesse Forever.’
Directed by Lee Toland Krieger (‘The Vicious Kind’), the movie follows a young divorcing couple, played by Jones and Samberg, who try to maintain their long-standing friendship while living together and pursuing other relationships.
Roberts (‘The Art of Getting By,’ ‘Scream 4’) plays a young starlet who hires Celeste to help revamp her image when her career begins to sag. Graynor (‘Fringe,’ ‘Nick and Norah’s Infinite Playlist’) takes the role of Celeste’s best friend, who doesn’t agree with her friend’s unusual friendship. Messina (‘Devil,’ ‘Greenberg’) plays a financial analyst, who helps Celeste get over Jesse,
Jones (‘Parks and Recreation,’ ‘I Love You Man’) co-wrote the script with actor Will McCormack.