Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates promises to be a hilarious movie as the cast will make you roll on your belly laughing.
Dave is played by Zac Efron, while Adam Devine portrayed the role of Mike. Anna Kendrick and Aubrey Plaza will be seen in the film as Alice and Tatiana, respectively. There are the dates Mike and Dave found on Craigslist.
The movie follows the adventure of brothers Mike and Dave who are asked by their father to bring “nice girls” to their sister’s wedding in Hawaii. So Mike and Dave advertise for dates on Craigslist.
Here are some facts about Mike and Dave’s movie and some cameos you should watch out for.
- The story was based on the life of brothers Mike and Dave Stangle, USA Today noted. In 2013, the real Mike and Dave were implored by their family not to ruin an upcoming wedding. So they decided to place an ad on Craiglist seeking for wedding dates. It turned out that their post went viral and even landed the Stangle brothers on the “Today” show.
- The Stangle brothers also published a book, titled “Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates: And A Thousand Cocktails” following the success of their date Craiglist ad.
- Mike and Dave Stangle actually made an appearance at a party scene in the movie.
- Nanjiani (“Silicon Valley”) played the role of a masseur at a spa who gives Mike and Dave’s sister, Jeanie (Sugar Lyn Beard), a very interesting massage.
- TV personality Wendy Williams also appears as her herself as Mike and Dave attend “The Wendy Williams Show” to announce that they are looking for wedding dates.
- New Girl star Jake Johnson has a cameo as Tatiana (Aubrey Plaza) and Alice’s (Anna Kendrick) boss at the local bar.
- Adam DeVine’s real-life girlfriend, Chloe Bridges, actually makes a cameo in “Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates” as one of the girls browsing Mike and Dave’s ad.
- Devine admitted that he worked so hard to get the perfect abs since he will stand beside the chiseled body of Efron.
- The “Pitch Perfect” actor also disclosed that Efron also gave his some slacks. Devine said when he works out with Efron, the actor usually stopped hallway through. “I’m like, ‘I see what you’re doing: You’re so nice you’re going to put on a few pounds to meet me in the middle,” the actor told Metro.
- Devine made another revelation about the “Neighbors 2” actor. He testified that the actor is the funniest Dave that can be.
Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates will hit theaters on Friday (July 8).