22 March 2013 12:35 PM, PDT | Collider.com | See recent Collider.com news »

Three breakout comedy stars have added new projects to their rosters: Dave Franco (21 Jump Street) and Christopher Mintz-Plasse (Superbad) were just added to the impressive cast of Townies, also featuring Seth Rogen, Zac Efron, and possibly Rose Byrne.  The comedy will be directed by Nicholas Stoller (The Five-Year Engagement). Chris O’Dowd (Bridesmaids) is in talks to join Melissa McCarthy and Bill Murray in Ted Melfi’s St. Vincent De Van Nuys  After impressive turns with Girls and This is 40, this would see him re-teaming with his Bridesmaids costar McCarthy. Hit the jump for more on each casting. After mastering their chemistry together for a series of Funny Or Die videos, Franco and Mintz-Plasse are now tackling the big screen together.  Deadline reports that Townies will see Rogen as a man who can’t stand living near a college fraternity.  Efron will play the frat president, and Franco is »

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