Written by Justin Malen and directed by Lawrence Sher, “Father Figures” stars Ed Helms and Owen Wilson as fraternal twins named Peter Reynolds and Kyle Reynolds, respectively. The two characters set out to find out who their biological father is.
Playing the twins’ mother Helen Baxter in “Father Figures” is six-time Academy Award nominee Glenn Close. Here are 10 co-stars of Helms, Wilson and Close in the upcoming comedy film:
- Christopher Walken
In 1979, Walken won an Academy Award for his role in “The Deer Hunter.” After plating Dr. Walter Tinkler in “Father Figures,” he will star in “The War with Grandpa” with Robert De Niro, Jane Seymour and Uma Thurman in 2018.
- Ali Wong
Born in San Francisco, California to an American-born Chinese father and Vietnamese mother, Wong is a comedian who made her acting debut in the 2011 in the sitcom “Breaking In.” She currently plays Margot on “Fresh off the Boat” and has been married to half-Filipino, half-Japanese Justin Hakuta since 2014.
- Katt Williams
After playing a hitchhiker in “Father Figures,” Williams will star in “The House Next Door” and “Last Friday” in 2018. The comedian has one biological child and seven adopted kids.
- Ryan Gaul
On the small screen, Gaul plays Josh on “The Last O.G.” He will play Sean O’Callaghan in “Father Figures.”
- Ryan Cartwright
On the small screen, Cartwright plays Chale Witt on “Kevin Can Wait.” He plays Liam O’Callaghan in “Father Figures.”
- Katie Aselton
After playing Jenny on “The League” from 2009 to 2015, Aselton played Jennifer on “Casual” and Amy Haller on “Legion.” After “Father Figures,” she will star in two 2018 movies, namely “Book Club” and “Deep Murder.”
- Taylor Treadwell
In 2014, Treadwell played Mia on “The Vampire Diaries.” Her character in “Father Figures” is named Kelly.
- Robert Walker Branchaud
On “Underground,” Branchaud played Thad. After playing an officer in “Father Figures,” he will star with Alexandrea Owens and Josh Server in the 2018 horror movie “The Sluagh.”
- Jessica Gomes
In 2014, Gomes played a KSI spokesmodel in “Transformers: Age of Extinction.” Her character in “Father Figures” is named Kaylani.
- Zachary Haven
Haven’s “Father Figures” character is named Ethan. In 2018, he will play the younger version of Brendan Sexton III’s character in “Juke Box Hero.”
“Father Figures” will hit theaters on Dec. 22, Friday. Watch the trailer here: