Ansari, 39, who apparently was not part of the complaint, will make his directorial debut alongside his producing partner Henley with the film, that the actor from Parks and Recreation he also writes and stars. The cast also includes Seth Rogen and Keke Palmer.
The film is based on Atul Gawande’s 2014 book, Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the Endwhich explores palliative care and the end of life.
Murray was previously accused of misconduct by his co-star in Charlie’s AngelsLucy Liu, who recalled that he berated her on the set of the 2000 film after she and the other cast remade a scene during a rehearsal in which he was not present.
“Some words were unforgivable and unacceptable and I wasn’t going to just sit there. So yeah, I stood up for myself and I don’t regret it,” Liu, 53, said last year on the podcast. Asian Enough de Los Angeles Times. “Because no matter how low you are on the totem pole or where you come from, there’s no need to patronize or put other people down. And I wouldn’t, and shouldn’t, lower myself.”