New parents actress Paula Patton and husband singer/composer/musician Robin Thicke arrive for the re-opening of the downtown Chanel boutique and post-party celebrations in Soho, NYC

New parents actress Paula Patton and husband singer/composer/musician Robin Thicke arrive for the re-opening of the downtown Chanel boutique and post-party celebrations in Soho, NYC

Hitch star Paula Patton has joined the cast of the new indie movie Disconnect, according to reports.

The 35-year-old actress will join Alexander Skarsgård, Andrea Riseborough, Frank Grillo and Jason Bateman in the new flick, which was written by Andrew Stern.

According to movie website Deadline.com, the drama, which will be directed by Murderball’s Henry Alex Rubin, follows a group of disparate people whose lives become intertwined as the digital technologies intended to bring people closer together push families apart.

Patton is also due to appear in upcoming movies Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol, and Jumping The Broom.