Opposite to rumors suggesting in any other case, a sequel to Nancy Meyers’ “The Vacation” is not within the works. However we do have one other house-swapping rom-com from a lady director to look ahead to. A trailer simply launched for Reese Witherspoon-starrer “Your Place or Mine.” Penned and helmed by “The Satan Wears Prada” scribe Aline Brosh McKenna, the pic tells the story of two long-distance BFFs, and whole opposites, who resolve to swap homes and lives for per week. Peter (Ashton Kutcher) can sense that Debbie (Witherspoon), a single mother, is in dire want of a break. “You need assistance. Let me assist,” he insists within the spot. The plan is for him to come back to LA for per week and deal with Debbie’s son whereas she stays at Peter’s residence in NYC for some much-needed relaxation and rest.
Debbie and Peter have been associates for 20 years, however they didn’t begin off as friends. The spot reveals that they connected means again when, however determined they have been higher off retaining issues platonic. “My mother all the time says you’re horrible with ladies,” Debbie’s son (Wesley Kimmel) tells Peter.
Requested by a brand new pal (Zoe Chao) what her love life is like, Debbie responds, “type of like an outdated ghost city.” However issues don’t keep that means. She meets a man (Jesse Williams) and begins to fall for him. Issues get difficult when Debbie begins to suspect that Peter could also be considering greater than friendship along with her.
Witherspoon received an Oscar for “Stroll the Line” and acquired a nod for “Wild.” She netted an Emmy for her work as an exec producer on “Large Little Lies.” The budding mogul’s upcoming slate features a third installment of the “Legally Blonde” franchise.
“Your Place or Mine” marks Brosh McKenna’s function directorial debut. She helmed 4 episodes of The CW’s “Loopy Ex-Girlfriend,” a musical comedy sequence she co-created with star Rachel Bloom.
“Your Place or Mine” hits Netflix February 10. Bloom and “One Mississippi” alumna Tig Notaro co-star.