'G.I. Joe' thesp joins CollegeHumor pic

Having wrapped the female lead in Paramount’s summer tentpole “G.I. Joe: Retaliation,” Adrianne Palicki is set to join Glenn Howerton in the CollegeHumor pic “Coffee Town.”

Brad Copeland (“Arrested Development”r) is writing and and making his feature directorial debut with the workplace comedy, which co-stars Ben Schwartz, Steve Little and Josh Groban.

Story follows three thirty-something friends who band together when their freeloading existence is threatened.

Palicki will play Becca, a coffee-loving nurse who Howerton’s character has a crush on.

Ricky Van Veen is producing for CollegeHumor, which is financing the R-rated laffer. Production is set to begin next week in Los Angeles.

Palicki, who previously starred on “Friday Night Lights,” will soon be seen alongside Chris Hemsworth and Josh Hutcherson in the “Red Dawn” remake, which Open Road Films releases November 2. She’s repped by UTA, Anonymous Content and attorney David Fox.

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