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Richard Ayoade & Nicholas Braun Join NEIGHBORHOOD WATCH

movie news | 14 Sep 2011 | 4 comments

‘Submarine’ filmmaker joins Stiller and Vaughn

Richard Ayoade (‘The IT Crowd’) has signed on for the Akiva Schaffer-directed comedy ‘Neighborhood Watch,’ joining Ben Stiller, Vince Vaughn, Jonah Hill and Rosemarie Dewitt. ‘Red State’ star Nicholas Braun has also been added to the cast.

The comedy centers on a group of guys who use their neighourhood watch as a front to escape their families; however things take a turn for the worse when they discover an alien-invasion plot. The screenplay comes from Seth Rogen and writing partner Evan Goldberg.

Variety reports that ‘Submarine’ writer-director Ayoade will be playing a role previously linked to ‘Rush Hour’ star Chris Tucker.


  • Mr_Twist

    Delighted to see hes making it state side and to take a role off tucker is great news for this movie... now i really want to watch it !

  • masonica

    Any chance that Chris O Dowd could get Vince Vaughn's part? VV is the only cast member that makes me wary of this film.

  • tetsujin1979

    so, it's The 'Burbs with aliens instead of serial killers?
    I'm still interested, mind

  • ssconnolly

    Chris Tucker would've ruined this for me, glad to see he's been replaced. And even happier to see Ayoade join. Im a lot more interested in this now.

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