We’re dwelling in a rom-com renaissance proper now — and Sydney Sweeney and Glen Powell’s Anybody However You is about to affix the ranks.
Sony Footage dropped the primary film nonetheless and the official abstract on Thursday, October 12.
“Bea (Sweeney) and Ben (Powell) seem like the proper couple, however after a tremendous first date one thing occurs that turns their fiery scorching attraction ice chilly — till they discover themselves unexpectedly thrust collectively at a vacation spot marriage ceremony in Australia,” a logline reads. “In order that they do what any two mature adults would do — fake to be a pair.”
In a primary peek on the flick, Sweeney’s Bea actually has the upper floor as she stands on the again of a beat-up Land Rover with a discerning look on her face, whereas Powell’s Ben seems up at her from floor stage. The pair’s outfits seemingly trace on the marriage ceremony they’re attending as visitors — with Sweeney, 26, beautiful in a blue silk robe and Powell, 34, dressed to the nines in a crisp tan go well with.
Anybody However You, which hits theaters in December, additionally stars Alexandra Shipp, Dermot Mulroney, Darren Barnet, GaTa, Hadley Robinson, Michelle Hurd and Rachel Griffiths. The movie is directed by Will Gluck, who penned the script alongside Ilana Wolpert. Sweeney can also be an govt producer on the challenge, as is her fiancé, Jonathan Davino.
Sweeney and Powell’s upcoming rom-com sparked buzz earlier this yr after they have been noticed wanting cozy on the movie’s Australia set in April. Rumors instantly swirled that the pair had began relationship regardless of their respective relationships with Davino, 38, and Gigi Paris. (Us Weekly confirmed in April that Powell break up from Paris, 31, after three years collectively.)
“Glen and I don’t actually care. We have now a lot enjoyable collectively, and we respect one another a lot. He’s such a tough employee, and I’m a tough employee,” the Euphoria actress instructed Selection in August, denying the romance hypothesis. “We speak on a regular basis like, ‘That’s actually humorous.’”
Sweeney even famous that Anybody However You is the romantic comedy that “individuals need” to see by way of the plot and the 2 leads.
Whereas Powell has not addressed the rumors, a supply beforehand instructed Us that the hypothesis had affected his relationship with Paris.
“It was an open secret they’d gotten actually shut,” the supply instructed Us in Could of the costars. “He’s attempting to lie low and ready for all of the fuss to die down.”
The insider additionally revealed that the ordeal was a “nightmare state of affairs” for Sweeney. “She takes her fame extraordinarily critically,” the supply defined. “That is surely an enormous take a look at of [her] relationship.”
Anybody However You, which has not but been rated by the Movement Image Affiliation, hits theaters Friday, December 15.