Jennifer Aniston is to star opposite Julia Roberts in Mother's Day, the new film from Pretty Woman director Garry Marshall.

Deadline.com, which first broke the news of the castings, says that the ensemble film will also star Kate Hudson and Jason Sudeikis and will tell a number of interlocking stories. 

Mother's Day is due to go into production next month.

Marshall previously made the star-studded New Year's Eve and Valentine's Day