Todd Phillips is back to direct with original cast members Bradley Cooper, Ed Helms, Zach Galifianakis and Justin Bartha set to return along with Ken Jeong, Heather Graham and Mike Epps. Legendary will co-finance the pic with WB.
Plot details are being kept under wraps. Warners plans to release the pic on May 24.
Phillips co-wrote the script with Craig Mazin. Phillips and Daniel Goldberg will produce, with Legendary’s Thomas Tull exec producing.
Barrese’s character was married at the end of the first pic. Her credits include “Let Me In,” “Hulk” and ABC comedy pilot “The More Things Change.”
Barrese is repped by APA, Kritzer Levine Wilkins Griffin Nilon Entertainment and Karl Austen at Jackoway Tyerman Wertheimer Austen Mandelbaum.