Danny McBrideDanny McBride is headed back to the big screen for the new action comedy 'L.A.P.I.'

The funnyman will play a down-and-out private investigator in the comedy, from a script by Michael Diliberti and Matthew Sullivan. Further details on the story have yet to be revealed.

McBride will be in familiar company when shooting begins, as Variety is reporting that 'L.A.P.I.' will be directed by 'Observe and Report' helmer Jody Hill, who also worked with McBride on HBO's 'Eastbound and Down.' Danny McBrideDanny McBride is headed back to the big screen for the new action comedy 'L.A.P.I.'

The funnyman will play a down-and-out private investigator in the comedy, from a script by Michael Diliberti and Matthew Sullivan. Further details on the story have yet to be revealed.

McBride will be in familiar company when shooting begins, as Variety is reporting that 'L.A.P.I.' will be directed by 'Observe and Report' helmer Jody Hill, who also worked with McBride on HBO's 'Eastbound and Down.'

In the meantime, you can catch McBride in the George Clooney vehicle 'Up in the Air,' which just received six Oscar nominations. Last April, 'Eastbound and Down' was renewed for a second season.

Next up for McBride is the animated comedy 'Despicable Me,' in theaters this July.
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