March 03, 2008 08:49:00 GMT
The co-star of Ellen Pompeo in hit television series 'Grey's Anatomy' Eric Dane has been signed to play alongside the 'Bruce Almighty' beauty in the comedy film for the Fox 2000 Pictures.
Eric Dane, the actor who is famous for his role as Mark Sloan in popular TV series "Grey's Anatomy", is heading back to the big screen. Variety reported that the 35-year-old has been set to join Jennifer Aniston and Owen Wilson in the Fox 2000 Pictures' "Marley & Me ".
The Multiple Man of "X-Men: The Last Stand" is going to tackle the role of Wilson's best friend who told Wilson's character to buy puppy as children replacer. He will be acting under the direction of helmer David Franklin.
"Marley" is an adaptation film from John Grogan's bestselling memoir about an adorable Labrador Retriever that turns to an incorrigible handful. The filming of the drama comedy is said to be started sometime in March in Miami. The film is scheduled for December 25 release.