Cast added to 'Johnny English Reborn'


LONDON -- Rowan Atkinson's return to the big screen as a bumbling secret agent in "Johnny English Reborn" will include turns from Gillian Anderson, Dominic West, Rosamund Pike and upcomer Daniel Kaluuya.

The movie, directed by Oliver Parker from a script by Hamish McColl and William Davies, is bankrolled by Universal Pictures and produced by Working Title Films.

Atkinson returns as Johnny English and finds himself embroiled in trying to stop a plot by a group of international assassins hunting down the Chinese premier.

Produced by Working Title's Tim Bevan and Eric Fellner with Chris Clark, Atkinson, Debra Hayward and Liza Chasin also take on executive producer roles for the character's second outing.

The movie shoots for 13 weeks in the U.K. and Hong Kong beginning this week.
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