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The terrific Eliza Coupe has been cast as the female lead in Future Man, a forthcoming sci-fi comedy pilot for Hulu, Deadline reports. The Happy Endings alum will play Tiger, a video game character/soldier from the future who recruits Josh Futterman (previously-cast Hunger Games star Josh Hutcherson) to help her stop an impending alien invasion.

Hutcherson's character is a janitor by day, champion video gamer by night who is the chosen one to save the world.

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The Future Man pilot will be executive produced and directed by Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg, the duo behind Superbad and This Is the End.