Keke Palmer has joined Bill Murray and Seth Rogen in Being Mortal, the Searchlight Pictures undertaking which is serving because the function directorial debut of Aziz Ansari.
The undertaking relies on the Atul Gawande nonfiction guide Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters within the End. Ansari wrote the script, will play a job within the film and is producing with Youree Henley.
Logline particulars for Mortal are being saved within the casket, however the guide explored the ideas of dying and getting older and the way the medical occupation tends to mishandle each. Searchlight has beforehand described the undertaking as being on the intersection of “insightful humor and pathos.”
Taylor Friedman and Cameron Chidsey are overseeing for Searchlight.
Palmer is an actress, producer and musical artist who gained an Emmy for greatest actress briefly kind comedy or drama sequence for the digital sequence Turnt Up with the Taylors. She appeared in Scream: The TV Series and Scream Queens, and starred with Jennifer Lopez in Hustlers. She will subsequent be seen in Jordan Peele’s newest horror thriller, Nope, which Universal opens July 22. She additionally voices a personality in Pixar’s Lightyear, which opens June 17.
She is repped by 3 Arts Entertainment.