Chelsea Handler Lands Role In “This Means War”
Talk show personality Chelsea Handler has landed a big role in the upcoming film “This Means War.” The film is a comedy from 20th Century Fox and will begin filming later in October.
In the film Handler will star alongside Reese Witherspoon, Tom Hardy, and Chris Pine. Handler will play the best friend and confidante of Witherspoon’s character. The star of the film, Witherspoon’s character is the target of affection for two best friends who are CIA agents. The duo will wage a back and forth war of one-ups-manship in an effort to win Witherspoon’s heart.
Handler’s star has been rising quickly as of late. The longtime host of her own E! television series, “Chelsea Lately;” Handler recently hosted the Video Music Awards and has a standup comedy tour that has sold out in 80 cities. She recently finished filming a role alongside Russell Brand in the CG-live action combo project “Hop.”