Nearly a dozen thesps join Elizabeth Banks comedy

Lakeshore and Sidney Kimmel have rounded out the cast of comedy “Walk of Shame” with nearly a dozen thesps alongside Elizabeth Banks, James Marsden and Gillian Jacobs.

Cast includes Bill Burr, Liz Carey, Ken Davitian, Willie Garson, Lawrence Gilliard Jr., Oliver Hudson, Alphonso McAuley, Kevin Nealon, Tig Notaro, Ethan Suplee and Sarah Wright.

Steven Brill is directing from his own script, with shooting starting Wednesday in Los Angeles. Lakeshore’s Tom Rosenberg and Gary Lucchesi will produce alongside Sidney Kimmel.

Banks portrays a high-strung news anchor who, after a wild night out, finds herself locked out on the street with no phone, money, ID or car and embarks on a series of misadventures on her way to an important job interview.

International distribution will be handled by Lakeshore and Sierra/Affinity’s usual independent distribution partners in each territory.

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