By Jennifer Armstrong
Updated April 28, 2009 at 04:40 PM EDT

Amanda Peet is joining the cast of Fox’s modern take on Jonathan Swift classic Gulliver’s Travels opposite Jack Black, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Jason Segel and Emily Blunt will also costar in the film, directed by Monsters vs. Aliens‘ Rob Letterman. The reimagined version will follow travel writer Lemuel Gulliver as he stumbles onto the secret island of Lilliput (full of tiny people, of course) while on assignment in the Bermuda Triangle. Peet will play his editor and romantic interest.