Josh Gad also stars in the sitcom, about a late night sketch comedy show
Gad will play edgy comedian paired with Crystal on sketch show
Larry Charles, Matt Nix and Ben Wexler will write and produce
The "Curb Your Enthusiasm" regular gets a role in the Paramount-distributed satire, which is due out next summer
Larry Charles will direct provocateur's next film, and Scott Rudin will produce
Acclaimed screenplay follows an obnoxious Frenchman who transports a stolen painting to London
Duo previously teamed on "Borat"
The untitled project will focus on sci-fi fanboys shooting their own version of a canceled show.