Anna is joining Zac Efron in the upcoming comedy “Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates” according to Variety.
Anna Kendrick is set to join Zac Efron and Adam DeVine in the 20th Century Fox comedy “Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates.”
Jake Szymanski is on board to direct, with Chernin Entertainment producing along with Jonathan Levine. Andrew J. Cohen and Brendan O’Brien penned the script, the story of two brothers who place an online ad to find dates for a wedding and the ad goes viral.
Daria Cercek is overseeing the project for Fox.
Kendrick is currently filming “The Accountant” opposite Ben Affleck in Atlanta.
Kendrick’s resume is quite diverse, with films ranging from comedies to thrillers like “The Accountant.” She’s also showcased her singing talents in Disney’s “Into the Woods,” Fox Searchlight’s “The Last Five Years” and Universal’s “Pitch Perfect 2″ which bows in May.
She is repped by CAA.
HD screen captures from “Into the Woods” have been added to our gallery. The movie was released on Blu-Ray and DVD yesterday so be sure to pick up a copy. Massive thanks to my friend Claudia, who is the webmaster of Christine Baranski Mania!, for donating the captures.
Film Projects > Into the Woods (2014) Blu-Ray Captures
Deadline is reporting that Anna has joined “Table 19” which will reunite her with director Jeffrey Blitz.
Anna Kendrick is reteaming with Rocket Science director Jeffrey Blitz for the comedy Table 19 about a group of strangers who are marooned at the misfits table at a destination wedding. Pic begins shooting next week in Atlanta, GA. 21 Laps and 3311 are producing with the latter financing. Film also stars Craig Robinson, Lisa Kudrow, Stephen Merchant, Tony Revolori, June Squibb, Wyatt Russell and Amanda Crew.
Rocket Science was one of the early arthouse success for Kendrick before her profile was catapulted by Twilight films and her Oscar-nominated best supporting actress turn in 2009’s Up in the Air. The film followed a stuttering teenage boy who overcomes his handicap by joining the high school debate team. Blitz won the directing award at the 2007 Sundance Film Festival and was nominated for the grand jury prize. Rocket Science also received three Independent Spirit Award noms including best first feature, best first screenplay and best supporting female for Kendrick.
Anna stopped by Bravo’s Watch What Happens Live to promote “Into The Woods“. The official episode stills have been added to our gallery and you can head over to BravoTV.com to watch the official segments of the show.
Appearances in 2014 > Dec 24 | Watch What Happens Live
The leading ladies of “Into The Woods” stopped by The Ellen DeGeneres Show earlier this week to promote the movie. We have added the official episode stills in our gallery and you can watch the official segments below/after the jump.
Appearances in 2014 > Dec 22 | The Ellen DeGeneres Show
Anna attended the Apple Store Soho Presents Meet The Actor “Into The Woods” panel earlier this month in New York. The high quality images can be found in our gallery and the full Q&A panel can be watched below.
Appearances in 2014 > Dec 18 | Apple Store Soho Presents Meet The Actor
Anna made an appearance on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart earlier this month to promote “Into The Woods“. The high quality images of Anna arriving at the studio have been added in our gallery. The official segment can be watched below.
Appearances in 2014 > Dec 17 | The Daily Show with Jon Stewart – Outside
Appearances in 2014 > Dec 18 | The Daily Show with Jon Stewart – Outside