Danny McBride's star is getting brighter with the Land of the Lost and Eastbound and Down comedy star attached to star in Hench for Warner Bros. The new movie project is based on a AIT/Planet Lar graphic novel created by Adam Beechen and Mario Bello.
While McBride plays a pro baseball player in his HBO series, in Hench he would play a pro football star who comes to the end of his career after he takes a major injury while playing. With his sporting career over the down on his luck guy turns to taking a job as a henchman for a supervillain.
Neal Moritz (Fast and Furious) and Jason Netter are producing along with McBride. After he finishes promoting Land of the Lost McBride will work on a new comedy movie called Your Highness and then move on to making the second season of Eastbound and Down.