Giovanni Ribisi (“Avatar”) will co-star along with Mark Wahlberg and Seth MacFarlane in the MacFarlane-directed comedy Ted. MacFarlane also co-wrote the film with Alec Sulkin and Wellesley Wild [via Variety]:
The film follows a grown man dealing with his cherished teddy bear that came to life as the result of a childhood wish.
Ribisi will play Donny, a man who’s obsessed with Ted, while Wahlberg plays the grown up.
In related news, Mila Kunis is said to be in final negotiations to join the film.