Edhelms_theoffice_290 One of the stars of “The Hangover” is about to get a little smarter.

Ed Helms, who also co-stars as Andy Bernard on “The Office,” will lead the spy comedy “Central Intelligence,” according to Variety. Helms will star as a CIA accountant pressed into active service thanks to the power of Facebook.

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Aside from the Facebook plug, the plot sounds an awful like “Office” star Steve Carell‘s revamp of the spy comedy “Get Smart” (in which a CIA analyst is pressed into active service).

There’s no word yet on when production will begin.

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Posted by:Andy Grieser