'Change-Up' thesp boards stripper tale
Alex Pettyfer stars as a young stripper who learns the ropes from a veteran played by Channing Tatum, whose real-life experience working as a stripper before he became a Hollywood leading man serves as the basis for the film.
Monroe will play the girlfriend of Bomer’s character.
Nick Wechsler and Gregory Jacobs are producing “Magic Mike” with Tatum and his 33andOut Prods. partner Reid Carolin, who also wrote the script.
Monroe, who recently wrapped a lead role in the indie comedy “Dumbbells,” currently stars as Morning Randolph on Showtime’s “Episodes.” She’s repped by Innovative Artists and Evolution Entertainment.