Using a wide array of comedic talent makes ensemble comedies like Bridesmaids and Anchorman into cult classics. Neighbors is no exception.
You may have noticed quite a few familiar faces in all the mayhem. In addition to Seth Rogen, Zac Efron, and Rose Byrne, there are a lot of proven comedy stars.
Gallo has been in a number of cult comedies, dating all the way back to Undeclared. You also know her from movies like The 40-Year-Old Virgin and Superbad. Though she has done a lot of bit parts, Gallo holds her own amongst the famous funnies.
Barinholtz started out on MadTV and built his comedic career from there, appearing in shows like Eastbound & Down. Currently, he can be seen in Mindy Kaling's The Mindy Project, where his hapless character shocks us every week. His strength is his physicality.
Mantzoukas has done the rounds of the funniest shows on television, playing characters on Modern Family, Parks & Rec, and Bob's Burgers to name a few. His breakout role was in Sacha Baron Cohen's The Dictator, proving that even the most outrageous comedians can't overshadow him.
The stand-up comic/writer has done everything from Saturday Night Live to Bob's Burgers. In Neighbors, he plays a cop. "You called the cops? We have caller ID...Everyone has caller ID," he says to a stunned Seth Rogen.