WATCH: Will Ferrell and Amy Poehler in new comedy, The House


American actors Will Ferrell and Amy Poehler play desperate parents trying to earn back their money so that their daughter can attend her dream university in the upcoming comedy, The House.

With the help of their neighbour Frank (Jason Mantzoukas), they decide to start an illegal casino in the basement of his house.

The comedy also stars Nick Kroll , Allison Tolman , Michaela Watkins , Ryan Simpkins , Jessie Ennis , Rob Huebel , Cedric Yarbrough  and Oscar nominee Jeremy Renner.

The House is produced by Nathan Kahane, Joe Drake, Brendan O’Brien, Andrew Jay Cohen, Jessica Elbaum, Will Ferrell and Adam McKay.

The script was written by Brendan O’Brien and Andrew Jay Cohen.

The House is set to be released in South African cinemas on July, 7.

Watch the trailer here.