The Babymakers

(2012)

After failing to get his wife pregnant, a guy (Schneider) recruits his pals to steal the deposit he left at a sperm bank years ago.

EXCLUSIVE: Jay Chandrasekhar Talks ‘The Babymakers’ Blu-ray

EXCLUSIVE: Jay Chandrasekhar Talks ‘The Babymakers’ Blu-ray

Director Jay Chandrasekhar discusses his new comedy The Babymakers, debuting on Blu-ray and DVD September 18

As a member of the Broken Lizard comedy troupe, Jay Chandrasekhar starred in, co-wrote, and directed comedy hits such as Super Troopers and Beerfest. He has also forged his own path as a sought-after TV director, working on shows such as Arrested Development, Chuck, Up All Night, Community, Happy Endings, Psych, Royal Pains, and Warehouse 13. The filmmaker makes his return to the big screen with the comedy The Babymakers, arriving on Blu-ray and DVD September 18. I recently had the chance to speak with this multi-hyphenate over the phone. Here's what he had to say.

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‘The Babymakers’ Trailer

Millennium Entertainment has released the first trailer for The Babymakers, director Jay Chandrasekhar's pregnancy comedy debuting in theaters August 3. Former Parks and Recreation star Paul Schneider plays Tommy, a desperate man who realizes he can't give his wife (Olivia Munn) the baby she wants. He enlists the help of his friends to steal the sperm bank deposit he made years ago. Watch as the hilarity ensues in this new video.

After trying everything to get his wife Audrey (Olivia Munn) pregnant, Tommy Macklin (Parks and Recreation) realizes to his horror that he may be "shooting blanks." Terrified that his marriage may fall apart, Tommy recruits his friends to rob a sperm bank where he made a deposit years ago. As with any half-baked scheme, everything can and does go wrong, testing the limits of Tommy and Audrey's relationship and showing how far one couple will go in hopes of getting pregnant.

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‘The Babymakers’ Poster

After trying everything to get his wife Audrey (Olivia Munn) pregnant, Tommy Macklin (Paul Schneider) realizes to his horror that he may be "shooting blanks." Terrified that his marriage may fall apart, Tommy recruits his friends (and an Indian ex-mobster) to rob a sperm bank where he made a deposit years ago. As with any half-baked scheme, everything can and does go wrong, testing the limits of Tommy and Audrey's relationship. The Babymakers is a hilarious twist on the heist film genre, a laugh-out loud comedy showing how far one couple will go in hopes of creating a new life. Check out the first official poster, which features a fired-up Olivia Munn next to sperm graveyard Paul Schneider.

The Babymakers was released August 3rd, 2012.

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‘The Babymakers’ Red Band Trailer

A red band trailer has arrived for The Babymakers, a brand new comedy from director Jay Chandrasekhar of the Broken Lizard comedy troupe, which is slated for release sometime in 2013. Click on the video below for your first look at this conception comedy starring Olivia Munn and Paul Schneider.

The Babymakers was released August 3rd, 2012.

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