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Timothy Olyphant, Shay Mitchell, Britt Robertson Join ‘Mother’s Day’ Comedy

Timothy Olyphant (“Justified”), Shay Mitchell (“Pretty Little Liars”) and “Tomorrowland” star Britt Robertson have joined Open Road’s ensemble cast for the romantic comedy “Mother’s Day.”

Julia Roberts, Jennifer Aniston, Kate Hudson and Jason Sudeikis have already been announced for “Mother’s Day,” which started shooting Aug. 19 in Atlanta, with Garry Marshall directing.

Jack Whitehall, Aasif Mandvi (“The Brink”) and Loni Love have also joined the cast. The script was written by the team of Anya Kochoff-Romano and Lily Hollander, along with Matt Walker and Tom Hines.

Olyphant plays the ex-husband of Aniston’s character and Mitchell will play his new wife, who wants nothing more than to be the perfect stepmom. Robertson plays a slightly neurotic new mother to a year-old girl. Whitehall will play an aspiring standup comedian and boyfriend of Robertson’s character, Kristin.

“Mother’s Day” is produced by Wayne Rice and Gulfstream Pictures’ Mike Karz, along with Daniel Diamond and Brandt Andersen. The film hits theaters on April 29 — a week before the actual holiday.

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