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Genesis Rodriguez is ‘Expecting’

Thesp joins ensemble that inlcudes Cameron Diaz, Jennifer Lopez, Anna Kendrick, Chris Rock and more

Genesis Rodriguez has rounded out the cast of Lionsgate’s “What to Expect When You’re Expecting.”

The ensemble already stars Cameron Diaz, Jennifer Lopez, Anna Kendrick, Chris Rock, Matthew Morrison, Chace Crawford and Brooklyn Decker. Lionsgate had no comment on the casting.

Kirk Jones will helm the pic that is based on the Heidi Murkoff tome and follows four couples as they prepare for parenthood. Rodriguez will play Kendrick’s roommate.

Heather Hach wrote the first draft and Shauna Cross wrote the latest draft with Mike Medavoy, Arnie Messer and David Thwaites producing the pic.

Rodriguez most recently wrapped production on the comedy “Casa De Mi Padre” opposite Will Ferrell and Diego Luna and can be seen next in Summit’s “Man on a Ledge” starring Sam Worthington and Elizabeth Banks.

She is repped by ICM.

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