Olivia Wilde is Helping Reynolds and Bateman 'Change Up' a Bit

September 15, 2010
Source: Deadline

Carey Mulligan

Back in March we found out one of the many forthcoming projects for Ryan Reynolds would see him opposite Jason Bateman in Change Up, a classic body switch story where a responsible family man (Bateman) trades bodies with his lazy, man-child of a best friend (Reynolds). David Dobkin (Wedding Crashers) is directing the comedy that will hopefully make a tired recycled concept seem fresh. Also making the film a little easier to look at will be the stunning Olivia Wilde ("House M.D.") who has a promising future in film with roles in highly anticipated projects like Tron Legacy later this year and Cowboys & Aliens next summer.

The news from Deadline says Wilde will play Bateman's wife who is somehow the driving force behind the body trade. In addition to Wilde's casting alongside the comedic talents of both Bateman and Reynolds, it helps that the script for the Universal Pictures comedy comes from Jon Lucas and Scott Moore, the duo behind last summer's breakout hit The Hangover. With the body switch comedy, it's hard to get excited about the concept, but with any generic comedy, it's the talent in front of and behind the camera that can make it feel brand new. For now, I'm cautiously optimistic about the film which will either shoot later this year or early next year. Interested?

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The only reason I am here is because of Olivia.

Big Boss on Sep 15, 2010


Indeed....thank you for the pic!

Clover on Sep 15, 2010


agreed... too too hot

KING on Sep 15, 2010


anyone who dares claim that Wilde is not beautiful is deserving of the full penalty of law! ha! Pink Floyd reference.

Xerxex on Sep 15, 2010


I herby decalre I will never miss another movie with Olivia Wilde in it....ever. No really. Seriously.

jjboldt on Sep 15, 2010


she's beautiful..........but i've NEVER watched (or liked/disliked) a non-porn movie due to a womans looks . this movie doesn't sound very good to me (even with OW beauty), so i doubt i'll be watching it. she is amazingly beautiful though - let me know when she does an adult film and i'll be there opening night! LOL

beavis on Sep 15, 2010


Wow... that is some picture. Good find!

Kevin on Sep 15, 2010


Eddii, you are a superhero for doing that.

Big Boss on Sep 15, 2010


thanks eddii!!! going to be using that!

TheLOLrapist on Sep 16, 2010


Don't usually comment on here, as most times it's unmoderated drivel.... But eddii, thank you bruv! 😛

McQueen on Sep 16, 2010


i knew you guys would like that ^.^

eddii on Sep 17, 2010

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