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‘The Daily Show’s’ Hasan Minhaj Joins Scarlett Johansson Comedy ‘Rock That Body’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Hasan Minhaj has joined the cast of “Rock That Body,” starring Scarlett Johansson sources tell Variety.

The pic also stars Kate McKinnon, Jillian Bell, Ilana Glazer and Zoe Kravitz. In this R-rated comedy, five friends get a beach house in Miami for a wild bachelorette weekend that goes completely off the rails.

Principal photography began last week.

Paul W. Downs and Lucia Aniello (“Broad City”) co-wrote the film. Downs will also star with Aniello directing.

Matt Tolmach and Dave Becky are producing. Downs and Aniello also producing through their Paulilu banner.

Jonathan Kadin is overseeing for the studio.

Minhaj is best known for appearing on Comedy Central’s “The Daily Show.” He is currently on a national tour for Homecoming King.

He is repped by WME and Haven Entertainment.

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