The first official pictures of Hulu’s upcoming romantic comedy The valet have just arrived. The valet follows a movie star in hot water for a scandalous affair in which he has to pretend to be in a relationship with a hard-working valet to avoid negative press. The valet Stars Eugenio Derbez, Samara Weaving, and Max Grunfeld. The upcoming movie will be directed by Richard Wong based on a screenplay by Rob Greenberg and Bob Fischer and is the English-language remake of the 2006 French hit film of the same name. Betsy Brandt, Carmen Salinas Lozano, Amaury Nolasco, Marisol Nichols, Diany Rodriguez, Tiana Okoye, John Pirrucello, Ravi Patel, Noemí Gonzálezand Lunay round out the rest of the cast.
The three first look images show the overall mood of Hulu’s upcoming film. The first picture shows an awkward looking Derbez cozying up next to Weaving’s movie star while paparazzi hound her and take pictures. The second photo shows four valets looking into the distance at work in disbelief. The last photo shows Greenfield’s character at an event with a woman who may be his wife. Greenfield’s character is a married man who is having an affair with Weaving’s character.
Derbez is known for having starred in several comedies over the past decade, including Instructions not included, Over board, How to be a latin loverand Dora and the Lost City of Gold. Recently Derbez appeared in KODA, which won Best Picture at the 2022 Academy Awards. Next he will be in the movies Aristotle and Dante discover the mysteries of the universe and The Three Tenors, and will provide the voice of the title character in the future Speedy Gonzalez Movie. Derbez also serves as a part-time producer on The Valet Ben Odell.
Weaving is known for starring in the horror movies Ready or Not and The babysitter and is slated to appear in upcoming films Babylon and Chevalier. Greenfield is best known for starring in the Fox series new girl, and recently starred in the CBS comedy the neighborhood opposite Cedric the entertainer.
The official synopsis of The valet reads:
“In ‘The Valet,’ world-famous movie star Olivia (Samara Weaving) faces a public relations disaster when a paparazzi snaps a photo of her with her married lover, Vincent (Max Greenfield). Hard-working valet Antonio (Eugenio Derbez) accidentally appears in the same photo and is recruited to pose as Olivia’s new boyfriend to cover him up. This ruse with Olivia puts Antonio in the spotlight and causes unexpected chaos. In this romantic fish-out-of-water comedy, two worlds and cultures collide as Olivia, and Antonio begins to see himself more clearly than ever.”
The valet Premieres on Hulu on May 20th. Check out more first look pictures The valet under:
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