John Goodman to head The Internship

John Goodman has joined the cast of The Internship as the chief boss of the company where Owen Wilson and Vince Vaughn sign on as interns.

The Wedding Crashers stars are to play unemployed salesmen who decide to reinvent themselves by becoming interns at a major technology company in the new comedy.

John has signed up to cameo as the head of the company and comedian Eric Andre has joined the cast as an advisor who mentors the pair, Variety reports.

Gossip Girl's Jessica Szohr is already on board along with Max Minghella and Rose Byrne.

Shawn Levy is directing the comedy, due to be filmed in Atlanta this summer.