The three-time Oscar nominee has come on board as Alex Kurtzman prepares to commence filming in Los Angeles next week.

Welcome To People also stars Chris Pine, Elizabeth Banks and Olivia Wilde and tells of a young man who uncovers a family secret after he returns home following the death of his estranged father.

Kurtzman wrote the screenplay with Roberto Orci and Bobby Cohen and is producing with Orci and Jody Lambert.