Washington, (ANI): American actress Zooey Deschanel is all set to play the female lead opposite Jim Carrey in the upcoming film 'Yes Man". David Heyman and Richard Zanuck are producing the film for Warner Bros. and Village Roadshow. Based on British author Danny Wallace's memoir, the film will be directed by Peyton Reed.
The film"s plot follows a man, to be played by Carrey, who decides to change his life by saying yes to everything that comes his way, which leads him on a series of unexpected comedic adventures that turn his life upside down. During his journeys, this man meets a romantic female, to be played by Deschanel, reports the Hollywood Reporter.
The producers have already cast Bradley Cooper as Carrey's best friend. Deschanel recently finished shooting M. Night Shyamalan's 'The Happening", wherein she stars alongside Mark Wahlberg. She will soon appear on the Sci-Fi Channel miniseries 'Tin Man".