The League Presents: Interview with Glenn Ficarra and John Requa on Crazy Stupid Love

Glenn Ficarra and John Requa on 'Crazy Stupid Love'

Crazy Stupid Love posterThe directors of Crazy Stupid Love, Glenn Ficarra and John Requa, were in Sydney last week to promote the release of their latest film in Australia. We also got a chance to ask them about their next project, Pharm Girl, set to star Reese Witherspoon.

At forty something, straight-laced Cal Weaver (Steve Carell) is living the dream—good job, nice house, great kids and marriage to his high school sweetheart. But when Cal learns that his wife, Emily (Julianne Moore), has cheated on him and wants a divorce, his “perfect” life quickly unravels. In today’s single world, Cal, who hasn’t dated in decades, and is taken on as wingman and protégé to handsome lothario Jacob Palmer (Ryan Gosling). It also  stars Emma Stone as a love interest for Gosling.

This is the second directorial effort from the duo, following last year’s brilliant I Love You Philip Morris. They are also behind the scripts for Bad Santa, Cats & Dogs and Bad News Bears.

We need to thank Roadshow for making interview opportunity possible.

Crazy Stupid Love is released in Australia on 29 September 2011 from Roadshow Films.

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