Wedding Crashers fans, lock it up. Stars Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson are reuniting for the 20th Century Fox comedy, The Internship. Directed by Shawn Levy (Real Steel) and based on an original script by Vaughn, The Internship finds Vaughn and Wilson playing two old-fashioned salesmen who haven’t kept up with the digital age. When they suddenly become unemployed, they attempt to remake themselves by interning at a major tech company. Steve sat down with the director for a recent interview in which he talked about the project, previously titled, Interns. Levy’s 21 Laps Entertainment and Vaughn’s Wild West Picture Show will produce with shooting scheduled to begin June 25th. Hit the jump for the press release.
Check out the official press release below:
VINCE VAUGHN AND OWEN WILSON REUNITE FOR THE INTERNSHIP
SHAWN LEVY DIRECTS FOR A JUNE 2012 START
LOS ANGELES, (April 12, 2012) – Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson, who last teamed in Wedding Crashers, will reunite in the 20th Century Fox comedy THE INTERNSHIP, directed by Shawn Levy, the Studio announced today.
Filming begins June 25.
In the story, Vaughn and Wilson portray two old school salesmen who, finding themselves suddenly unemployed and passed-by in the digital world, try to reinvent themselves by becoming interns at a major tech company.
Levy’s 21 Laps Entertainment and Vaughn’s Wild West Picture Show Productions will produce the film that is based on Vaughn’s original script.
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