The film has been the number one movie at the box office for three consecutive weeks, and just hit $135 million domestic. It’s also made Krasinski an overnight below-the-line star after years as a comedy star on NBC’s “The Office.:
“There are so many discarded set pieces, too, just hiding out in Word documents on our computers,” co-screenwriters Bryan Woods and Scott Beck said in an April interview with IndieWire.
“So, yeah, there are certainly so many stories you could tell. It’s just really, at the end of the day, who are the characters in this, and what does this situation mean to that dynamic?” they said.
The film costarred Krasinski’s wife Emily Blunt. There are about three sentences of spoken dialogue in the film.
Chris Pratt, John Krasinski, Ludacris Join 22 Push-Up Challenge (Photos)
Various Hollywood stars are taking part in a new viral call to action that is reminiscent of the popular Ice Bucket Challenge.
Motivated by the number of U.S. military veterans who commit suicide daily, the 22 Push-Up Challenge dares participants to drop and give 22 for charity.
Click to see who's getting down (and up again, repeatedly) for the cause.