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Steve Carell & Anne Hathaway Get Smart

Steve Carell & Anne Hathaway Get Smart

The start of production on Get Smart was just announced. Here is the very first movie still of Steve Carell as Agent 86 Maxwell Smart and Anne Hathaway as Agent 99.

Wouldn’t it be great if the Agent 86 went shirtless? How funny would that be!

Full press release and bigger picture inside…


BURBANK, CA, April 11, 2007 – Filming has begun on Warner Bros. Pictures’ and Village Roadshow Pictures’ comedy “Get Smart,” starring Steve Carell (“The 40-Year-Old Virgin”) and Anne Hathaway (“The Devil Wears Prada”). The announcement was made today by Jeff Robinov, President of Production, Warner Bros. Pictures.

Inspired by characters from the classic television series “Get Smart,” the film stars Carell as secret agent Maxwell Smart; Hathaway as his partner, Agent 99; Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson (“Gridiron Gang”) as Agent 23; Terence Stamp (“The Limey”) as Siegfried, a key KAOS operative; and Academy Award winner Alan Arkin (“Little Miss Sunshine”) as the Chief of CONTROL. The film also stars Ken Davitian (“Borat”) as Shtarker; Masi Oka (TV’s “Heroes”) as Bruce; Nate Torrence (TV’s “Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip”) as Lloyd; David Koechner (“Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy”) as Agent Larabee; and Terry Crews (TV’s “Everybody Hates Chris”) as Agent 91.

The film is directed by Peter Segal (“The Longest Yard,” “Tommy Boy”) from a screenplay by Tom J. Astle & Matt Ember (“Failure to Launch”). Andrew Lazar (“Space Cowboys”), Charles Roven (“Batman Begins”) and Alex Gartner (“The Upside of Anger”) are producing, with Michael Ewing (“50 First Dates”), Dana Goldberg (“Happy Feet”), Peter Segal, Jimmy Miller (“Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby”), Steve Carell, Brent O’Connor (“We Are Marshall”) and Bruce Berman (“Happy Feet”) serving as executive producers.

Joining the director behind the scenes are Academy Award-winning director of photography Dean Semler (“Dances with Wolves”), production designer Wynn Thomas (“A Beautiful Mind”), Oscar-nominated editor Richard Pearson (“United 93″), Academy Award-winning costume designer Deborah Scott (“Titanic”) and Academy Award-winning special effects supervisor Michael Lantieri (“Jurassic Park”).

Filming began in Los Angeles on March 21, 2007, and will continue in and around Los Angeles, with future location filming taking place in Washington, D.C. and Montreal.

“Get Smart” is a Warner Bros. Pictures presentation, in association with Village Roadshow Pictures, of a Mosaic Media Group / Mad Chance / Callahan Filmworks production. The film will be released by Warner Bros. Pictures, a Warner Bros. Entertainment Company, and in select territories by Village Roadshow Pictures.

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  • natalie

    ooooh I loooooooooooooooove Anne Hathaway!! She’s like the only normal person in Los Angeles!!

  • md

    I love Anne too, i’m looking forward to see her upcoming movies. She’s my favourite actress under 30 in Hollywood, she’s way cool.

  • mrs grated cheese

    But Anne is like, so NYC darling!
    Love Steve and yes it will be a good idea if he went shirtless. Those nickelodeon pics were mighty fine.

  • md

    I think she lives in NY and in L.A.

    Forgot to mention, she looks good in the pic.

  • Mmmmm

    Sweet … love Steve he is a riot! Anne has a beautiful smile .. :)

  • lucy

    what about Hymie the robot :)

  • ks

    Love Steve Carell and Anne Hathaway, so I can’t wait to see this movie!

  • magnus

    I’m sorry but this is going to suck worse than Starsky and Hutch.

    Big studio remakes are the worst.

  • natalie

    magnus – ‘course they are. oh, and I ain’t lookin forward to that movie, cause I haaateee Carell. He’s so lame and mediocre. And estupido. But Anne’s great.

  • selwyse

    is anybody disturbed by their big age difference and the fact they’re supposed to be love interests in the movie? ew

  • Fleasha

    selwyse Says:
    April 11th, 2007 at 8:21 pm – flag comment

    is anybody disturbed by their big age difference and the fact they’re supposed to be love interests in the movie? ew

    Not nearly as disturbed when I first found out Steve wanted to cast Kristin Kreuk as Agent 99 :P

  • Movielover85

    Love Hathaway and Carrell can’t wait for Get Smart.

    Love her eye make-up.

  • Rob30718

    Anne Hathaway is the most beautiful women ever in Hollywood!