This weekend’s Sunday night movie is filled with a cornucopia of comedians. From Kevin Hart and Tiffany Haddish to Taran Killam and Rob Riggle, the cast list reads like a Saturday Night Live veteran list.
Check out cool cast facts from some of Night School’s classmates.
You Know Him From: His stand-up comedy, as well as comedic collaborations with Ice Cube and Dwayne Johnson.
Fun Fact: His favourite book is John Steinbeck’s Of Mice and Men.
In 2019 … In December he’s back on screen with Johnson for the still-to-be-titled Jumanji sequel.
You Know Her From: Her stand-up comedy, and Girls Trip.
Fun Fact: Her full name is Tiffany Sara Cornilia Haddish. Her father is Eritrean.
In 2019 … In June she’ll flex her vocal cords in The Secret Life of Pets 2.
You Know Him From: You may have spotted him in any number of comedies, including The Heat, Grown Ups 2, and Ted 2.
Fun Fact: He appeared in six episodes of How I Met Your Mother and married Cobie Smulders, who played Robin on the show.
You Know Him From: Parks and Recreation.
Fun Fact: He was considered for the role of Leslie’s lover in Parks and Recreation.
In 2019 … He’ll be voicing the title character in this year’s movie adaptation of Sonic the Hedgehog.
You Know Him From: If you haven’t spotted him in movies like 21 Jump Street, The Internship, and Let’s Be Cops, you’ll have seen him in TV shows like New Girl and Modern Family. You may also have heard him in shows and movies such as American Dad!, The Lorax, and Hotel Transylvania 2.
Fun Fact: He served in the United States Marine Corps Reserve for 23 years.
In 2019 … He’ll be voicing an elephant in The Ark and the Aardvark.
Mary Lynn Rajskub
You Know Her From: Appearing in more episodes of 24 than any other cast member, besides Kiefer Sutherland of course.
Fun Fact: She speaks Portuguese, French, and Russian.
In 2019 … She has a couple of comedies slated for release this year.
You Know Her From: You may have spotted her in 24, That ‘70s Show, The 4400, CSI: Miami, and House of Lies.
Fun Fact: Her father is Nigerian, and one of her earliest memories is of taking a family trip to Nigeria.
In 2019 … She’ll appear in the Mindy Kaling-penned dramedy Late Night.