Julie Bowen Joins "Life of the Party"
Julie Bowen (Modern Family) has joined the cast of the Melissa McCarthy-starring, Life of the Party. Bowen will play the antagonist of McCarthy's character. Other cast members include Gillian Jacobs, Maya Rudolph, Molly Gordon and Debby Ryan.
Melissa McCarthy and Ben Falcone co-wrote the script. While few story details have been revealed, Life of the Party has been compared to Rodney Dangerfield's Back to School.
New Line has dated the comedy for a May 11, 2018 release.