France and Jackass join "Around the World"

Cesar award-winner Cécile De France (L’Auberge Espagnole) and Johnny Knoxville have joined Jackie Chan, Steve Coogan and Jim Broadbent in Walden Media’s Around The World in 80 Days, which is due to begin principal photography in mid-March in Thailand and Berlin. Frank Coraci will direct. According to Screen Daily De France plays Monique, a disillusioned French artists who hitches a ride, with Broadbent playing Fogg’s rival Lord Kelvin and support from Knoxville as an eccentric hobo. Thanks to Coming Soon