MUMBAI: Actor-comedian Vir Das has joined director Judd Apatow’s “The Bubble” adventure.
The feature features an ensemble cast that also includes ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ star Karen Gillan, ‘Knocked Up’ actor Iris Apatow, former ‘SNL’ cast member Fred Armisen, top Oscar-nominated actress Maria Bakalova, “The X-Files” alum David Duchovny, “Dolemite Is My Name” actor Keegan-Michael Key, “Blockers” actor Leslie Mann, “Narcos” star Pedro Pascal and “Shaun of the Dead” actor Peter Serafinowicz.
The Netflix film is a comedy about a group of actors and actresses stuck in a pandemic bubble inside a hotel trying to complete a studio franchise film.
Das, who is shooting for the film in England, said he was delighted to be part of this mega comedy project.
“Everyone on this cast is immensely funny and we’re doing something special,” Das, best known for movies like “Go Goa Gone” and “Whiskey Cavalier,” said in a statement.
Apatow, known for directing comedic films like “The 40-Year-Old Virgin”, “Knocked Up”, “The King of Staten Island” and “The Zen Diaries Of Garry Shandling”, also served as a producer on “La Bulle “.