By Simon Vozick-Levinson
Updated April 24, 2009 at 04:41 PM EDT

Stephen Dorff has signed on for a lead role in Born to Be a Star, a comedy being produced and co-written by Adam Sandler, Variety reports. The film stars Nick Swardson as a young man who learns that his parents once worked as porn stars; Dorff will play his father, Dick Shadow. Other cast members include Christina Ricci.