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Tyler Perry and Neil Patrick Harris Cast Alongside Ben Affleck in 'Gone Girl'

Actors Tyler Perry and Neil Patrick Harris have joined the cast of 20th Century Fox and New Regency's adaptation of Gillian Flynn's bestselling novel, "Gone Girl," reports Deadline.

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Perry, who was reportedly cast by director David Fincher after his performance in "Alex Cross," will play defense attorney Tanner Bolt, the man who represents Ben Affleck's character after his wife disappears.

Other cast members include Kim Dickens, Patrick Fugit, Carrie Coon and Rosamund Pike.

"Water for Elephants" star Reese Witherspoon optioned the novel in 2012 and is producing the film, set to start production later this month.