Here’s the first official look at Steve Carell
and Tina Fey
as married couple Claire and Phil Foster in new comedy “Date Night
The story follows a couple who find their routine date night becomes much more than just dinner and a movie.
plays a successful and crazily buff securities expert who flirts with Fey’s character. James Franco
portrays a not-too-bright con man and petty criminal. Leighton Meester
is onboard as the couple’s babysitter.
plays the one good cop who believes the couple is in danger, and Common
portrays a villain. Kristen Wiig
rounds out the cast as the actress’ best friend.
The movie directed by Shawn Levy
(Night at the Museum, Cheaper By the Dozen), who is known for films that revolve around family problems, from the script by Josh Klausner
also stars Ray Liotta, Mila Kunis, Mark Ruffalo, William Fichtner
and Olivia Munn
“They’re an average couple with a nice house and a seemingly nice life. And for all intents and purposes, it is. Ultimately, it’s there for them to discover that it is. But like anything, you get used to patterns and the sameness of things and lose a perspective on your life,” Carell says.
“Date Night” is scheduled to hit theaters on April 9, 2010.