Leslie Mann is in negotiations to play Audrey Griswold in New Line's Vacation sequel, a source confirms to E! News. The actress will join previously announced cast members Christina Applegate and Ed Helms. Charlie Day and Chris Hemsworth are also in talks with the studio, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
John Francis Daley and Jonathan Goldstein will make their directorial debut with the film. Shooting is scheduled to start next week in Louisiana. Mann would play Audrey Griswold, who was played by Dana Barron in the 1983 original. Audrey is married to an anchorman named Stone Crandall (Hemsworth).