Michael Cera is returning to the small screen— this time to star opposite Amy Schumer.
According to Deadline, Arrested Development vet Michael Cera has joined the cast of Life & Beth at Amazon.
Cera has boarded the forthcoming comedy in a series regular role opposite Amy Schumer, who will star as the titular character.
For his part, Michael Cera has signed on to take on the role of John. John is descried as a farmer and a chef who tells it like it is. Other than that, more details with regards to how he’ll fit into the fold of Beth’s story have not yet been specified.
Created, written, directed, and executive produced by Amy Schumer, Life & Beth centers on the titular Beth— a woman who’s living what seems to be a pretty great life, complete with a great paying job, and a great boyfriend.
Things take a turn when Beth suddenly finds herself having to confront her past. Beth’s story on the series unfolds through flashbacks exploring her teenage years and how that shaped her into the person she is today, and who it is she wants to be going forward.
Other producers on the project behind the scenes include Kevin Kane, Daniel Powell, and Ryan McFaul.
Currently, there’s no word on when we we can expect to see Life & Beth premiere via Amazon.