PHOTOS: Jennifer Lopez, Brooklyn Decker, Chace Crawford Step Out for ' What to Expect When You're Expecting' Premiere The Lionsgate comedy, opening in theaters May 18, centers around five expectant couples, and also stars Cameron Diaz, Elizabeth Banks, Jennifer Lopez and Brooklyn Decker.
Kendrick and Crawford did not know each other before shooting the comedy, but soon learned plenty about each other.
Here the link is not as simple as a day of the year, but, as the forgettable tongue-twisting title suggests, revolves around a series of women who get pregnant.
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - JANUARY 30: Actor Chace Crawford arrives at the 52nd Annual GRAMMY Awards - Salute To Icons Honoring Doug Morris held at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on January 30, 2010 in Beverly Hills, California.
Their relationship seems to be blossoming until she has a miscarriage."I have a friend whose wife had a miscarriage so I talked to him about that," says the actor.
"That kind of blindsides you as much as getting pregnant.
What seemed at the outset like the perfect project for any young actor, appearing as the edgy protagonist in the adaptation of the hit novel by Nick Mc Donell, by the director of The Lost Boys and Falling Down, and starring Keifer Sutherland and Emma Roberts, could not have ended up being any more of a disaster.
After its abysmal Sundance premiere, American film critic Elvis Mitchell captured the general mood when he lamented, "every generation needs its Valley of the Dolls." Twelve barely caused a ripple.
The actor tells me that there is no big career plan, but he does indicate that the lack of exposure that Twelve received has definitely played into his decision to appear in Kirk Jones's film: "Really, [choosing What to Expect When You're Expecting] I just wanted to work in my hiatus last summer, there is no big strategy.