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Leslie Mann Comedy from ‘Hangover’ Writers Goes to Paramount

Leslie Mann Comedy from ‘Hangover’ Writers Goes to Paramount

Paramount Pictures has acquired the US distribution rights to the currently Untitled Leslie Mann/Judd Apatow Comedy, a new female comedy from renowned filmmaking duo Jon Lucas & Scott Moore (writers of 21 & Over, The Hangover) and starring Leslie Mann. Jon Lucas & Scott Moore will direct the film which is based on their original screenplay. Paramount will release the film in theaters on April 15, 2016.

Block Entertainment and Merced Media are producing alongside Judd Apatow and Josh Church for Apatow Productions.   Lensing begins this summer in New York, with plot details for this female comedy being kept under wraps. Merced Media is fully financing the project with Bill Block and Merced's Raj Brinder Singh producing. Block Entertainment partner, John Friedberg, will executive produce.

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‘Vacation’ Reboot Eyes Leslie Mann as Audrey Griswold

‘Vacation’ Reboot Eyes Leslie Mann as Audrey Griswold

Casting on the Vacation reboot continues to hum along, with Leslie Mann in talks to play Audrey Griswold, daughter of Clark and Ellen and sister to Rusty.

Ed Helms is the star of the movie, playing Rusty Griswold, as he and his wife (Christina Applegate) plan their own WallyWorld vacation. The film will also include appearances by original stars Chevy Chase and Beverly D'Angelo as the Griswold Grandparents.

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Octavia Spencer Joins Leslie Mann in ‘Las Madres’

Octavia Spencer Joins Leslie Mann in ‘Las Madres’

Just two days after Leslie Mann joined the cast of Las Madres, actress Octavia Spencer has signed on.

The story follows three unemployed women whose economic prospects are looking grim. They decide to hunt down a wanted criminal who has a hefty reward out for his capture. Leslie Mann and Octavia Spencer are likely playing two of the three friends, with the final main role yet to be cast, along with the criminal.

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Leslie Mann Joins Fugitive Comedy ‘Las Madres’

Leslie Mann Joins Fugitive Comedy ‘Las Madres’

Leslie Mann, who currently stars in The Other Woman, is attached to headline the DreamWorks Pictures fugitive comedy Las Madres, which the studio picked up last April.

Lona Williams (Drop Dead Gorgeous) wrote the original script, which follows three unemployed friends who are running out of options in today's current economic climate. They decide to try and track down a wanted criminal to claim the reward for his capture.

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‘The Other Woman’ Poster with Cameron Diaz, Kate Upton and Leslie Mann

‘The Other Woman’ Poster with Cameron Diaz, Kate Upton and Leslie Mann

The oddest friends are about to get even! 20th Century Fox has just released a new poster for their upcoming comedy, The Other Woman. Check it out now for a glimpse at Cameron Diaz, Leslie Mann and Kate Upton playing a very odd trio of friends. The wife, the mistress and the fling are about to get even on their cheating, lying three-timing SOB! Don't miss The Other Woman when it hits theaters on April 25, 2014!

The Other Woman was released April 25th, 2014.

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‘The Other Woman’ Trailer with Cameron Diaz, Leslie Mann and Kate Upton

‘The Other Woman’ Trailer with Cameron Diaz, Leslie Mann and Kate Upton

While The Other Woman isn't a theatrical spin-off of the reality series Cheaters, it very well could be. 20th Century Fox has released the first trailer for this upcoming comedy, which stars Cameron Diaz, Leslie Mann and Kate Upton as three women who learn that they're all seeing the same man, as they team up to get their revenge. Plus, we have a banner for this film that proves cheaters never win, co-starring Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Taylor Kinney, Don Johnson and Nicki Minaj.

After discovering her boyfriend is married, a woman (Cameron Diaz) tries to get her ruined life back on track. But when she accidentally meets the wife he's been cheating on (Leslie Mann), she realizes they have much in common, and her sworn enemy becomes her greatest friend. When yet another affair is discovered (Kate Upton), all three women team up to plot mutual revenge on their cheating, lying, three-timing SOB.

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EXCLUSIVE: Leslie Mann and Judd Apatow Talk ‘This Is 40’

EXCLUSIVE: Leslie Mann and Judd Apatow Talk ‘This Is 40’

Judd Apatow has made his directing career out of telling human stories that resonate with a lot of real emotion, while also being extremely funny comedies. He has a signature style that continues to shines through in his latest effort, This Is 40, which arrives on Blu-ray and DVD today, Friday, March 22nd.

This particular outing allowed him to once again work with his wife, Leslie Mann, and their two children Maude Apatow and Iris Apatow, in telling the continuing story of married couple Deb and Pete (Paul Rudd), whom we met in Judd Apatow's previous comedy Knocked Up. Here, the husband and wife are struggling to make ends meet while keeping their relationship afloat. Its Judd Apatow's most personal film to date, and a welcome entry in his long and storied career as both a writer and a producer.

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‘This Is 40’ Photo with Leslie Mann and Daughters Maude and Iris Apatow

‘This Is 40’ Photo with Leslie Mann and Daughters Maude and Iris Apatow

MTV has debuted a slew of new photos as part of its Fall Movie Preview. Here, we get a look at the depressing comedy This Is 40, which is described as a "sort of" sequel to Judd Apatow's 2007 hit Knocked Up. Apatow's real life wife Leslie Mann stars as a woman struggling through a midlife crisis, alongside their real-life daughters Maude Apatow and Iris Apatow, apparently forced to sing and dance in one of those beloved musical montages that make any holiday release seem so special and cute. Is it just me, or does this movie make more than a few of you want to hang yourself in the shower?

This Is 40 was released December 21st, 2012.

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