Will Ferrell writing a movie about Eurovision - why hasn't this happened years ago?

Netflix has today confirmed that Pierce Brosnan is joining the cast of 'Eurovision', starring alongside Rachel McAdams. Brosnan is set to play Erick Erickssong - Icelandic musicians Lars Erickssong’s father and the most handsome man in Iceland!

Rachel McAdams stars as aspiring artist Sigrit Ericksdottir. Erick and Sigrit are given the opportunity to represent their country at the world’s biggest song competition, where they finally have a chance to prove that any dream worth having is a dream worth fighting for.

Directed by David Dobkin ('Wedding Crashers', 'The Judge') and written by Ferrell and Andrew Steele, 'Eurovision' is bound to be laughs aplenty.

'Eurovision' is currently in production in the UK and Iceland.