Jeff Bridges and Gillian Anderson have been cast opposite 'Hot Fuzz' star Simon Pegg and Kirsten Dunst in 'How to Lose Friends and Alienate People'.

The film is based on the Toby Young bestseller of the same name and chronicles his tenure as a contributing editor for Vanity Fair.

The Hollywood Reporter says that Bridges will play a Vanity Fair editor, while Anderson will play a New York PR advisor.

The film begins shooting on 4 June, with locations in London and New York.