After dabbling in various different genres with much success these past few years, Simon Pegg finally returns to his comfort zone with the romantic comedy Man Up. The first trailer has arrived, which finds the Star Trek and Mission: Impossible 5 star attempting to woo Lake Bell, a favorite amongst the comedy nerd crowd for her work on Childrens' Hospital and her indie cult hit In a World.... Together, they'll attempt an unconventional romance.
Nancy (Lake Bell), is done with dating. 10 times bitten, 100 times shy, she's exhausted by the circus. So when Jack (Simon Pegg) blindly mistakes her for his date, no one is more surprised than her when she does the unthinkable and just goes with it. It's going to take a night of pretending to be someone else for Nancy to finally Man Up and be her painfully honest, awesomely unconventional self...But will Jack also Man Up, and be able to get over her duplicity?Read More
Actress Lake Bell, who made her directorial debut last year with the hit indie comedy In a World..., has signed on to direct The Emperor's Children for Imagine Entertainment. It isn't known if Lake Bell has plans on starring in the film as well.
Noah Baumbach wrote the screenplay adaptation back in March 2010, when he was attached to direct. Before that, Ron Howard was circling the project in July 2007.Read More
JB (Jon Hamm) talks family with Brenda (Lake Bell) and introduces three Indian ballplayers to their new home the latest clips from the upcoming drama Million Dollar Arm, which hits theaters nationwide May 16. Based on a true story, director Craig Gillespie's drama follows a sports agent who tries to find the next major league pitching sensation by launching a unique contest aimed at Indian cricket players. Check out the latest footage before heading to theaters in exactly two weeks.
Million Dollar Arm was released May 16th, 2014.Read More
Actress Lake Bell, best known for her work on the small screen in Childrens' Hospital and How to Make It in America, made her feature writing and directing debut last year with the critically-acclaimed indie comedy In a World.... The filmmaker also stars as Carol, a young voice over artist trying to escape the shadow of her legendary father (Fred Melamed). As her career begins to blossom, she finds herself competing directly with her old man. With the Blu-ray and DVD debuting earlier this week, we have an exclusive gag reel featuring Lake Bell, Rob Corddry, Ken Marino, Demetri Martin and Michaela Watkins trying to keep a straight face for the camera.
In this hilarious and idiosyncratic comedy, Carol (Lake Bell) is an underachieving voice coach living in the shadow of her egotistical father Sam (Fred Melamed), the undisputed king of the voice-over industry. When Sam kicks her out, Carol lands her first voice-over job with the help of charming sound engineer Louis (Demetri Martin). As romantic sparks begin to fly, Carol finds herself facing a momentous decision when continued job offers put her in head to head competition with her dad.Read More
Lake Bell is set to star alongside Simon Pegg in the StudioCanal romantic comedy Man Up, with Ben Palmer (The Inbetweeners) signing on to direct.
The story follows a single woman named Nancy (Lake Bell), who finds the perfect boyfriend when she is mistaken for a stranger's blind date, en route to her parents' anniversary. Simon Pegg is presumably set to play the stranger, although that has not been confirmed.Read More
Actress Lake Bell has signed on to star in the upcoming action-thriller The Coup, alongside Owen Wilson and Pierce Brosnan.
The story centers on an American family living in Southeast Asia who get caught in the middle of a violent military uprising. Lake Bell is playing Annie Dwyer, a beloved woman who appears to have the perfect family life, although she questions her own happiness, at times.Read More
Lake Bell stars in In a World..., a hilarious romantic comedy about a struggling vocal coach who strikes it big in the cutthroat world of movie-trailer voiceovers, only to find herself in direct competition with the industry's reigning king, her father. Written and directed by Lake Bell, who won the Sundance 2013 Waldo Salt Screenwriting Award for the script, you can take a look at the first trailer and four new photos before seeing In a World... in theaters August 9th.
In a World... was released August 9th, 2013.Read More
Katie Aselton makes her second directorial effort with the thriller Black Rock, which finds three lifelong friends being hunted down during their private camping trip. Watch as Katie teams up with Lake Bell and Kate Bosworth to stay alive in five clips and a ton of new photos. In select theaters starting today!
Black Rock was released May 17th, 2013.Read More