Bridesmaids SynopsisThis spring, Universal Pictures and producer Judd Apatow (Knocked Up, The 40-Year-Old Virgin) invite you to experience Bridesmaids. Kristen Wiig leads the cast as Annie, a maid of honor whose life unravels as she leads her best friend, Lillian (Maya Rudolph), and a group of colorful bridesmaids (Rose Byrne, Melissa McCarthy, Wendi McLendon-Covey and Ellie Kemper) on a wild ride down the road to matrimony. Annieís life is a mess. But when she finds out her lifetime best friend is engaged, she simply must serve as Lillianís maid of honor. Though lovelorn and broke, Annie bluffs her way through the expensive and bizarre rituals. With one chance to get it perfect, sheíll show Lillian and her bridesmaids just how far youíll go for someone you love.
Bridesmaids Release Date
In Theaters May 13, 2011
Starring: Kristen Wiig, Maya Rudolph, Rose Byrne, Wendi McLendon-Covey, Ellie Kemper, Melissa McCarthy, Chris OíDowd, Matt Lucas, Jill Clayburgh, Rebel Wilson, Michael Hitchcock
Written by: Kristen Wiig, Annie Mumolo
Directed by: Paul Feig
Produced by: Judd Apatow, Clayton Townsend, Barry Mende
MPAA Rating: [ R ]
Distributor: Universal Pictures
External Info: Bridesmaids Official Website
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