Leguizamo Joins Shyamalans The Happening

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Mark Wahlberg is already set to star in M. Night Shyamalan’s next thriller The Happening and now he has a co-star.

John Leguizamo has been cast in the role of best friend to Wahlberg’s character. The story tells that of a man (Wahlberg) taking his family on the run and trying to find safety. A natural disaster is threatening to end the world as they know it and he’ll do anything he can to keep his family safe.

Lensing begins next month in Philadelphia and Fox has already scheduled a release date of Friday, June 13, 2008.