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Jason Segel is taking a trip to the '80s for an upcoming film, Undercover Cop.

Although the plot is under wraps, according to The Hollywood Reporter, the comedy is based on the true story of a former cop that infiltrated the New Jersey criminal underworld in the era of "feathered hair and zipper jackets."

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DreamWorks Studios is producing the movie along with Film Rites, the company from writer Steven Zailian of Schindler's List and the upcoming Girl with the Dragon Tattoo.

Jason Segel can be seen next in The Muppets.