PENELOPE Cruz has reportedly signed up to star alongside Ben Stiller in the upcoming comedy sequel ‘Zoolander 2’, which is to be directed by Justin Theroux.
The ‘Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides’ actress will star alongside Ben Stiller in the upcoming comedy sequel, Deadline reports.
Stiller will reprise his role as the dim-witted supermodel Derek Zoolander while it’s been rumoured Will Ferrell will return as fashion mogul Jacobim Mugato and Owen Wilson as Zoolander’s rival Hansel McDonald.
The ‘Dodgeball’ actor directed and contributed to scriptwriting for the first film but ‘The Leftovers’ star Justin Theroux will now direct from his own script for Paramount Pictures and Stiller will produce alongside Stuart Cornfeld for Red Hour.
It is so far unclear what role Cruz, who has a small part in the upcoming Sacha Baron Cohen comedy ‘Grimsby’ and recently wrapped on Julio Medem’s ‘Ma ma’ in Spain, will take on in ‘Zoolander 2’.-BANG!