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Jon Hamm & Chris Pine Join Wet Hot American Summer

January 28, 2015 | Posted by Jeffrey Harris

Deadline reports that the Wet Hot American Summer series slated for Netflix will boast an all-star cast. Jon Hamm (Mad Men), Chris Pine (Star Trek), Jason Schwartzman (Rushmore), and Kristen Wiig (Bridesmaids) are all slated to appear in the limited eight-episode series.

Hamm is slated to play a spy. Pine’s character is reportedly someone who is very “mysterious.” Wiig plays a counselor at the prepster Camp Tigerclaw, a rival camp to Firewood. The characters will reportedly be guest stars or recurring roles.

The new show will be a continuation of the 2001 movie, including the original film’s cast, including Amy Poehler, Christopher Meloni, Elizabeth Banks, and Bradley Cooper.