Waitress is a 2007 film starring Keri Russell, Nathan Fillion, Cheryl Hines, Jeremy Sisto, and Andy Griffith. This was the final work of Adrienne Shelly. Waitress premiered on January 21 at the 2007 Sundance Film Festival. The film began its limited theatrical release in the United States on May 2, 2007. Jenna is a pregnant, unhappily married waitress in the deep south. She meets a newcomer to her town and falls into an unlikely relationship as a last attempt at happiness.