'Knocked Up' Sequel Coming?

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Paul Rudd and Leslie Mann stole the show in Judd Apatow's 2007 film, 'Knocked Up,' and now theft won't even be necessary: Variety reported, and The Wrap later confirmed, that the director is bringing back Rudd and Mann -- and their characters -- for his next film.

Apatow confirmed that report by retweeting a fan's tweet to The Wrap report late Thursday.

In 'Knocked Up,' Rudd and Mann play Pete and Debbie, a mid-30's couple with two kids facing the realities of jealousy and the difficulties of growing older. Ostensibly, they're the supporting act for Seth Rogen and Katherine Heigl -- Mann plays Heigl's older sister -- in their own baby/relationship drama, but the two had such on-screen chemistry that Apatow was moved to give them their own starring vehicle, set for a 2012 release. Read More...



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