Taye Diggs Joins Zoey Deutch in Netflix Comedy 'Set It Up' (Exclusive)

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The movie follows two assistants as they hatch a plan to get their bosses to date.

Taye Diggs is joining the Netflix movie Set It Up.

Zoey Deutch and Glenn Powell star in the romantic comedy as two assistants to terrible bosses that hatch a plan to get their superiors to date in order to get them out of their hair.

In Set It Up, which will begin production this summer, Diggs will play the Rick the ultra-competitive boss of Charlie (Powell), whose aggressive nature makes him a great businessman but an insufferable boss. 

Claire Scanlon (Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt) is directing the film from a script by Katie Silberman. Juliet Berman and Justin Nappi are producing.

Diggs has had a recurring role on Fox's music drama Empire. He is set for Lionsgate's My Little Pony movie, voicing an anthropomorphic cat.

He is repped by ICM, Authentic and Franklin Weinrib.

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