Funny man John Leguizamo (pictured inside; Land of the Dead) has been cast in 20th Century Fox thriller The Happening, directed by M. Night Shyamalan, according to Variety. The pic stars Mark Wahlberg as a man who takes his family on the run when a natural disaster threatens to end the world. Leguizamo plays his best friend. Lensing starts next month in Philadelphia. Fox has scheduled a worldwide release date of Friday, June 13, 2008.