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And why, oh why, is his best friend and pitch partner the monstrously indefatigable Wheeler (Seann William Scott)?None of these questions is answered in Role Models. Danny's the sort of leading man who's become popular lately -- immature and restless, palling around with supporting men of similar persuasions.
" asks a puzzled knight.)The script (by director David Wain, Ken Marino, Timothy Dowling, and Rudd) erects an intricate structure of multiple roles to be played, by lost boys Danny and Wheeler, by misfit boys Augie and Ronnie, by chronic self-promoter-and-self-consumer Gayle and even, in her precious few minutes on screen, by Beth (hers might be best reduced to girlfriend, convenient legal resource, walking redemption).
The 37-year-old Massachusetts native first caught people’s attention as Miss Brant in the “Spider-Man” trilogy and as the gal who almost deflowered Steve Carell in ‘The 40 Year Old Virgin.” Now, you can expect to see her on the big screen in five movies in the next year alone -- including the highly anticipated “Hunger Games” film adaption. When Jesse [Peretz, the director] sent me the script, I called him, laughing, ‘Did you mean to write my life story?
But right now, it’s all about “Our Idiot Brother.” In the charming comedy, which hits theaters on August 26, an almost unrecognizable Banks plays one of three sisters irritated by a titular imbecilic brother, played by Paul Rudd. ’ I’m the oldest sibling of four kids and I have two sisters and one brother. That’s why the Reese Witherspoons, Cameron Diazes and Sandy Bullocks can last 10, 12, 15 years [in this business].
A onetime crackhead, Gayle is now, she beams plastically, "addicted to helping," though she's not averse to using her scary past to threaten her workers ("Don't bullshit a bullshitter," she warns, I've been to prison, the prison of drugs, alcohol, and sick thoughts! She assigns Wheeler to angrily fatherless Ronnie (Bobb’e J.
Thompson), less a character than a walking joke, namely, the cute-kid-spewing-foul-language joke.