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Aubrey Plaza Joins ‘Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates’

Aubrey Plaza Joins ‘Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates’

Aubrey Plaza has signed on to star in the upcoming 20th Century Fox comedy Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates. She joins a cast that includes Zac Efron, Adam DeVine and Anna Kendrick. Aubrey Plaza has previously starred alongside Anna Kendrick in Scott Pilgrim Vs. the World, and the actress recently wrapped production on Dirty Grandpa with Zac Efron.

The story centers on two immature brothers named Mike and Dave (Zac Efron and Adam DeVine), who place an ad online to find dates for an upcoming wedding. The ad goes viral, resulting in the brothers finding a pair of women who can out-party them. While no specific character details are given, it seems likely that Aubrey Plaza and Anna Kendrick are playing the women paired up with Mike and Dave. It isn't known how many other major characters have yet to be cast.

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Aubrey Plaza Takes on ‘Dirty Grandpa’

Aubrey Plaza Takes on ‘Dirty Grandpa’

Zoey Deutch and Dermot Mulroney also star in unspecified roles, although it isn't known how many characters are left to fill at this point. Dan Mazer, who made his directorial debut with I Give It a Year and co-wrote The Dictator, Bruno and Borat, is directing from a script by newcomer John Phillips. Bill Block, Jason Barrett, Barry Josephson and Michael Simkin are producing, although it isn't known when shooting will get under way.

Aubrey Plaza wraps up her run on NBC's beloved sitcom Parks and Recreation, with the final season debuting January 13 with a one-hour premiere. She also recently lent her voice to the holiday movie Grumpy Cat's Worst Christmas Ever. On the big screen, she recently starred in the zombie comedy Life After Beth.

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‘Grumpy Cat's Worst Christmas Ever’ Trailer Starring Aubrey Plaza

‘Grumpy Cat's Worst Christmas Ever’ Trailer Starring Aubrey Plaza

Halloween is over, which can mean only one thing: Christmas! And to start the celebrations early, Lifetime has released the first trailer for their upcoming holiday movie Grumpy Cat's Worst Christmas Ever featuring the vocal stylings of Aubrey Plaza alongside newcomer Megan Charpentier.

In Grumpy Cat's Worst Christmas Ever, Internet sensation Grumpy Cat is a pet store feline who's never ever been chosen for adoption, which leads to her sour outlook on life. Along comes a 12-year-old girl, who can actually hear Grumpy Cat talk. The two go on a grand adventure together, and discover the true meaning of Christmas.

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Aubrey Plaza Will Voice ‘Grumpy Cat’ in Lifetime Christmas Movie

Aubrey Plaza Will Voice ‘Grumpy Cat’ in Lifetime Christmas Movie

Grumpy Cat is getting her own movie, with Aubrey Plaza set to voice the moody feline in Grumpy Cat's Worst Christmas Ever. We also have the first image from the upcoming holiday release, which will make its debut on Lifetime this November before hitting VOD and Blu-ray in December. Check out Grumpy Cat (real name Tardar Sauce) and human co-star Megan Charpentier.

In Grumpy Cat's Worst Christmas Ever, premiering November 29 at 8/7c on Lifetime, Grumpy Cat stars as a pet store feline who's never chosen for adoption, which leads to her sour outlook on life. Along comes a 12-year-old girl, who can actually hear Grumpy Cat talk. The two eventually go on adventures together and, yes, discover the true meaning of Christmas.

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‘Life After Beth’ Clip Brings Aubrey Plaza Back from the Dead

‘Life After Beth’ Clip Brings Aubrey Plaza Back from the Dead

John C. Reilly is keeping a very big secret in the upcoming zombie comedy Life After Beth. Believeing that his girlfriend died, having already attended her funeral, forlorn Zach (Dane DeHaan) soon discovers that Beth's (Aubrey Plaza) dad is actually hiding her away in the closet of the family home. Watch as Zach confronts the father, demanding to see his lost love. Will this relationship be rekindled? Or will Beth refuse to come out of the closet...As a zombie?

Zach is devastated by the unexpected death of his girlfriend, Beth. But when she miraculously comes back to life, Zach takes full advantage of the opportunity to share and experience all the things he regretted not doing with her before. However, the newly returned Beth isn't quite how he remembered her and, before long, Zach's whole world takes a turn for the worse.

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Aubrey Plaza Joins the Living Dead in 2 ‘Life After Beth’ Posters

Aubrey Plaza Joins the Living Dead in 2 ‘Life After Beth’ Posters

If you haven't been creeped out enough by Aubrey Plaza's previous performances, the young comedy ingénue joins the ranks of the living dead to play a zombie in writer/director Jeff Baena's new romantic comedy Life After Beth. Check out Aubrey as Beth on the first of two character posters, a young woman who just wants to watch the world burn. Featured in a second one-sheet is Dane DeHaan as Beth's boyfriend, Zach, who obviously didn't heed the old warning: 'Be careful what you wish for'.

In Life After Beth, Zach discovers his recently deceased girlfriend has risen from the grave. Instead of running in horror, he decides to embrace what little time they have left by doing everything they were afraid to the first time around.

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‘About Alex’ Trailer Starring Aubrey Plaza

‘About Alex’ Trailer Starring Aubrey Plaza

Screen Media Films has released the first trailer for the upcoming comedy About Alex. Jesse Zwick directed and wrote the film, which stars Aubrey Plaza, Max Greenfield and Nate Parker. In the film, a circle of twenty-something friends reunite for a weekend away after one of them suffers an emotional breakdown. Despite the group's best efforts to keep it light and enjoy themselves, a tinderbox of old jealousies, unrequited love, and widening political differences leads to an explosion that, coupled with the flammable combination of drugs, wine, and risotto, cannot be contained. An honest appraisal of adult friendship for our current social media moment, About Alex is a lighthearted look at the struggles of a generation that has it all - and wants more.

About Alex was released August 8th, 2014.

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Aubrey Plaza, Oliver Platt and Jeff Goldblum Join ‘Mortdecai’

Aubrey Plaza, Oliver Platt and Jeff Goldblum Join ‘Mortdecai’

Johnny Depp stars as an art dealer trying to recover a stolen painting. Production has shifted from London to Los Angeles on the adaptation.