The first trailer and poster for director Steven Brill’s upcoming comedy Walk of Shame have been released online. The film centers on a news anchor (Elizabeth Banks) who finds herself out on the street after a drunken one-night stand with no money, identification, or means of travel. Her shameful trek across Los Angeles is fraught with misadventures as she attempts to make it to a career-changing job interview. Though the trailer has a bit of a strange pace, it actually looks pretty promising. Banks has more than proven her comedic chops in plenty of previous films, and she’s surrounded here by what looks to be a formidable ensemble.
Hit the jump to check out the trailer and poster. The film also stars James Marsden, Gillian Jacobs, Sarah Wright, and Kevin Nealon. Walk of Shame opens April 25th.
Trailer and poster courtesy of Yahoo! Movies.
Here’s the synopsis for Walk of Shame:
After losing an audition for her dream job, an aspiring Los Angeles TV news anchor goes out for an uncharacteristic night of partying. She awakes in a stranger’s bed to a phone message from her agent telling her the job is hers, if she can make it across town by 5 pm. Stranded in an unknown area without money, a phone, and a car, she embarks on a series of misadventures as she races to the most important job interview of her life.