Octavia Spencer has signed on for Paramount’s comedic film Instant Family alongside rising star Isabela Moner (Transformers: The Last Knight) and comedian Tig Notaro.  They will be joining Rose Byrne and Mark Walhberg.

The film follows a couple who is trying to adopt from the foster-care system.  However, they find themselves a little over their heads when faced with three wild children.  Lizzy, portrayed by Moner, is adopted by Ellie and Pete, played by Byrne and Walhberg.  Spencer and Notaro, meanwhile, will be portraying the social workers.

octaviaspencer shape of waterOctavia Spencer in her latest role in Shape of Water

Production of the comedy is expected to start next month with Anders, Morris, Wahlberg, Steve Levinson and Marc Evans producing the film.

The film is directed by Sean Anders and co-written by Anders with John Morris.

Are you excited to watch this film?  Tell us your thoughts in the comments below!

Source: Deadline

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