Jenny Slate is in talks for an unspecified scientist role in Sony Pictures' Venom, according to Variety.
Tom Hardy was previously cast as Eddie Brock/Venom, and both Michelle Williams and Riz Ahmed have reportedly circled other key roles.
Slate starred in 2014's Obvious Child, and has appeared in numerous TV shows including House of Lies, Parks & Recreation, and Girls. She also voiced Harley Quinn in several animated appearances including 2017's The LEGO Batman Movie.
Venom is scheduled for release October 5, 2018.