Mark Pellington's dramedy Henry Poole is Here has just signed comedian George Lopez to its cast list. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Lopez will also be seen in Kevin Costner's independent comedy Swing Vote.

Henry Poole is Here stars Luke Wilson as a man who discovers he only has six weeks to live. He decides to spend his final days in seclusion, but his wacky neighbors screw that up. Lopez will be playing a priest.

In Swing Vote, Kevin Costner plays a single father who is forced into the limelight when the next presidential election comes down to his one vote. In this comedy, Lopez will be playing a local TV manager who finds his town being overtaken by both the Republicans and the Democrats.

Swing Vote goes before the camera this month. Henry Poole is Here is currently in pre-production.