Eyeing a co-starring role with the Fresh Prince, Helen Mirren in talks to join the cast of the New Line comedy-drama Collateral Beauty alongside Will Smith. The film sees Smith as a New York City ad exec who spirals into a deep depression after an intense personal tragedy. His employees enact a scheme to bring him out of it with successful, and completely unexpected, results. As part of the scheme, the employees hire an actress to be played by Mirren. David Frankel will direct from a script by Allan Loeb. Variety had the story first.
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