The story revolves around a young couple (Rashida Jones and Andy Samberg) who decide to get divorced, but remain living together. They try to retain their friendship while seeing other people. Elijah Wood will portray Rashida Jones' business partner, a "metrosexual" who tries to be Celeste's "gay friend."
Jennifer Todd and Susannah Todd are producing through their Team Todd banner, along with Lee Nelson. It isn't known when production will start yet on Celeste and Jesse Forever.