has been confirmed to star in the upcoming comedy “Due Date
She will join Robert Downey Jr
. and Zach Galifianakis
in the movie which will be directed by Todd Phillips
Monaghan will portray the pregnant wife of a guy (Robert Downey Jr.) who races home in hopes of arriving before she delivers their first child. He takes on a mismatched traveling companion (Zach Galifianakis).
“Due Date” was written by Alan R. Cohen and Alan Freedland, with a revision by Adam Sztykiel.
Production on the film begins this month in Atlanta, Arizona and Los Angeles.
Monaghan next stars in “Trucker
,” a film that opens October 9, 2009. She most recently completed “Somewhere
” for director Sofia Coppola.