Marion will have a new boyfriend,” and the first person that came to mind was Chris.I love his work and I had met him briefly because he was the Oscar host when we were nominated for the screenplay for BEFORE SUNSET.Oscar-nominated actress-cum-filmmaker Julie Delpy’s filmmaking debut 2 DAYS IN PARIS centered on Marion (Delpy), a photographer struggling in her relationship with her neurotic, American boyfriend, Jack (Adam Goldberg).
[Laughs] Delpy: When I decided I wanted to continue the character of Marion and her family, I figured I couldn’t do the sequel with the same guy since it would be too much like BEFORE SUNRISE and BEFORE SUNSET, so I was like, “Okay.Chris, there’s a massage scene between you and Julie’s real-life father, Albert. Rock: It really was kind of awkward to shoot with a guy that doesn’t speak English. ” Rock: You’re literally remembering improv class like, “Just run with it! Delpy: That’s something that came to my mind—it would be fun if someone talks to a cardboard of the president. Is it weird that interracial coupling is still a taboo in movies? Delpy: I didn’t even really want to bring it up in the film because it’s so old. Are you going for a more Tom Hanks-ish career arc, transitioning from comedy to drama?We both love THE KING OF COMEDY—it’s my favorite film. Rock: I’ll say this: as you get older, you’re less believable in the silly stuff and you kind of have to start acting or die, more or less. You’re going to have to have a wife, have some kids, be in a relationship, and be a real person to work.The French-American filmmaker has returned with a sequel of sorts, and enlisted comedian Chris Rock to play Mingus, her new boyfriend.The couple lives together in New York with a child from Marion’s previous relationship with Jack and things are going smoothly—that is, until her family, including father Jeannot (Albert Delpy, her real-life Dad) and sister, Rose (Alexia Landeau), decides to pay the couple a visit following the death of Marion’s mother.We know she likes a man a man who doesn't drink, smoke, or curse, who’s physically fit, and she likes them young. » EXCLUSIVE SNEAK PEEK: Mehgan James From 'BBW: LA" Throws A WHOLE Fit When Her Non-Boyfriend Got Another Chick's Number» EXCLUSIVE SNEAK PEEK: Peter Gunz Tells Amina To Share The Blame In Sharing His Community D With Tara» YBF PREMIERE: Zonnique Demands All The 'Patience' In Sexy New Video» Kevin Hart's Alleged Mistress Just Did A Press Conference With The THOT Union's Lawyer Lisa Bloom» Antonio Brown’s Son’s Mother Makes Deadbeat Daddy Claims, Says He Disrespects His Son!