Shawn Levy, the director of such films as REAL STEEL, DATE NIGHT, and NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM, has added another name to his all-star ensemble based on the book THIS IS WHERE I LEAVE YOU by author Jonathan Tropper. Abigail Spencer, who starred in COWBOYS & ALIENS as well as this years OZ THE GREAT AND POWERFUL, will star as the wife of Jason Bateman in the film. The main plot sees Bateman and his siblings stay together under the same roof for a week after their father’s funeral, as per the deceased’s wishes.
THIS IS WHERE I LEAVE YOU is yet to begin production, but will star Jason Bateman, Tina Fey, Jane Fonda, Kathryn Hahn, Rose Byrne, and Corey Stoll.
Source: The Hollywood Reporter