Los Angeles, Sep 16 (PTI) “House of Lies” star Ben Schwartz has jointed the cast of comedy “Night School” alongside the likes of Kevin Hart and Taran Killam.

The cast will also feature “Girls Trip” actress Tiffany Haddish, Rob Riggle and Yvonne Orji, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

Filmmaker Malcolm D Lee will direct the movie, which is based on a story by Hart, following a group of misfits who have been forced to attend adult classes with the aim of passing the GED exam.

Schwartz has been cast as Hart’s best friend – an investment adviser who can’t give his mate a job until he passes the test.

The comic will produce the film via his Hartbeat Productions company, alongside Will Packer.

Shooting is expected to start at the end of September on location in Atlanta, while it is scheduled for release around the same time in 2018.

Schwartz can be seen in upcoming Netflix movie “Happy Anniversary”.

This is published unedited from the PTI feed.