My Name Is Earl star Jaime Pressly has been cast to star in a sequel to A Haunted House.

A Haunted House 2 will see Marlon Wayans reprise his role as Malcolm. After exorcising the demons of his ex-girlfriend, he wants to start a new life and when he and his family move into a new house, it isn’t long before they realise there are paranormal forces at play.

It has not yet been announced what role Pressly will play but she joins other cast members Steele Stebbins, Gabriel Iglesias and Ashley Rickards.

Directed by Michael Tides, A Haunted House 2 is due for release in 2014.