Ed Helms (The Office) steps into Mark and Michael Polish's indie comedy Manure, starring alongside Billy Bob Thornton.

According to Variety, the story revolves around a trio of manure salesmen in 1960s heartland America. Helms will play Chet, a womanizing manure peddler. The Polish brothers penned the screenplay.

Tea Leoni and Kyle MacLachlan have already boarded the film, which is shooting in Los Angeles.