Jason Bateman joins Horrible Bosses

Jason Bateman for Seth Gordon’s Horrible Bosses

Jason Bateman has signed up to star in the upcoming movie Horrible Bosses.

The Seth Gordon-directed comedy follows three best friends who are frustrated by their jobs and come to the conclusion the only solution is to kill one another’s bosses.

Bateman will reportedly play one of the frustrated employees. The Hollywood Reporter says the studio “is in the process of attracting A-list names for the roles of the bosses, including a master manipulator, a sexually aggressive dentist and a weaselly scion.”