A successful, single businesswoman who dreams of having a baby discovers she is infertile and hires a working class woman to be her unlikely surrogate. Kate Holbrook : Did you just stick your gum under my coffee table? Angie Ostrowiski : [nervous] I don't know.
Kate Holbrook : What do you mean, you don't know? You think you're at an Arby's right now? Angie Ostrowiski : You know what? I wish I was at an Arby's 'cause there's better food and cooler people there!
Angie Ostrowiski : I don't know! Maybe you stuck some of it under there. Kate Holbrook : Yeah, actually, you might be right. Angie Ostrowiski : Bitch, I don't know your life! In. Play trailer Comedy Romance. Director Michael McCullers.
Michael McCullers. Top credits Director Michael McCullers. Trailer Baby Mama. Photos Top cast Edit. Tina Fey Kate as Kate. Amy Poehler Angie as Angie. Greg Kinnear Rob as Rob. Dax Shepard Carl as Carl. Romany Malco Oscar as Oscar. Steve Martin Barry as Barry.
Maura Tierney Caroline as Caroline. Stephen Mailer Dan as Dan. Holland Taylor Rose as Rose. James Rebhorn Judge as Judge.
Denis O'Hare Dr. Manheim as Dr. Kevin Collins Architect as Architect …. Will Forte Scott as Scott. More like this. Watch options.
Storyline Edit. Successful and single businesswoman Kate Holbrook has long put her career ahead of a personal life. Now 37, she's finally determined to have a kid on her own. But her plan is thrown a curve ball after she discovers she has only a million-to-one chance of getting pregnant.
Undaunted, the driven Kate allows South Philly working girl Angie Ostrowiski to become her unlikely surrogate. Simple enough After learning from the steely head of their surrogacy center that Angie is pregnant, Kate goes into precision nesting mode: reading childcare books, baby-proofing the apartment and researching top pre-schools. But the executive's well-organized strategy is turned upside down when her Baby Mama shows up at her doorstep with no place to live.
An unstoppable force meets an immovable object as structured Kate tries to turn vibrant Angie into the perfect expectant mom. In a battle of wills, they will struggle their way through preparation for the baby's arrival. And in the middle of this tug-of-war, they'll discover two kinds of family: the one you're born to and the one you make. Would you put your eggs Rated PG for crude and sexual humor, language and a drug reference.
Did you know Edit. Trivia In every scene she is in, Amy Poehler sports a different hairstyle and never repeats the same one twice. Goofs Angie would never be able to be a surrogate without having of her own first.
All reputable surrogacy agencies in the US require their surrogates to have had at least one full-term, live birth before becoming a surrogate. Quotes Kate Holbrook : Did you just stick your gum under my coffee table?
Connections Edited into Yoostar 2: in the Movies User reviews Review. Top review. Funny and Serious.
Yet first-time helmer Michael McCullers makes an amusing, sometimes poignant rom-com out of not-quite-Judd-Apatow Knocked Up wit, but spot on one-liners about the insane race. Kate Holbrook: What you eat, the baby eats. What you listen to, the baby listens to. But it's the script that rules, taking even the interesting mid-life-crises comedies of the last few years 40 year Old Virgin comes immediately to mind to a new level of un-hyped reflections about parenting and careers, love and lust, among others.
Kate's meteoric rise in Barry's Whole-Foods-like company is never savaged for leaving her late to the baby business; it is rather a trade-off treated as reasonable that now must be factored in the decision to have a baby before 40 or whenever. Even fertility, or its enhancement, gets its comeuppance with Sigourney Weaver's smarmy, smug surrogate agency head remember her Katherine in Working Girl.
In other words, because the ending is too pat and unbelievable, a surrogate writer should have been commissioned. FAQ 2. Is "Baby Mama" based on a book? How do they make Kate look like she is driving her car? Details Edit. Release date April 25, United States.
United States. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. Box office Edit. Technical specs Edit.
Runtime 1h 39min. Related news.
Jan 5 E! Contribute to this Suggest an edit or add missing content. Top Gap. Is Baby Mama known by a different name in India in Hindi? If yes, what is it known as? Edit .
Hollywood Romances: Our Favorite Couples. See the entire gallery. August's Most Anticipated Movies and Shows. Get our August picks. Recently viewed Please enable browser cookies to use this feature. Learn more.