Kevin Bacon has been announced to join the cast of Super.
The Emmy award-winning actor will be starring in the superhero comedy, directed and penned by James Gunn, alongside Liv Tyler, Ellen Page and Rainn Wilson, reports Variety.com.
Kevin will play a drug dealer named Jacques, who destroys Rainn's character's life by seducing his troubled wife (played by Liv). The jilted husband then transforms himself into a superhero, with Juno star Ellen as his sidekick.
The Mystic River star will next be seen in New York, I Love You opposite Natalie Portman, Orlando Bloom and Christina Ricci, and My One And Only, where he plays the husband to Renee Zellweger's character.