Jacki Weaver joins Universal Pictures’ FIVE-YEAR ENGAGEMENT

by: Jamie Neish
April 20th, 2011

Jacki Weaver has been cast in Universal Pictures' comedy FIVE-YEAR ENGAGEMENT.

Weaver, who received an Academy Award nomination for her stirring performance in Australian crime drama ANIMAL KINGDOM, will star opposite Jason Segel, Emily Blunt, Alison Brie, Chris Pratt, Rhys Ifans, and Lauren Weedman.

FIVE-YEAR ENGAGEMENT charts the ups and downs of an engaged couple's relationship, and was co-written by Segel and Nicholas Stoller, who previously worked together on GET HIM TO THE GREEK and FORGETTING SARAH MARSHALL.

With Stoller at the helm, production on FIVE-YEAR ENGAGEMENT is expected to begin within the next few months.

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