“Borat” star Maria Bakalova signs romantic comedy “The Honeymoon”
The film is set to begin production in Rome and Venice this month, Deadline reported.
Bakalova will play the role of Sarah, a newlywed who sets off with her husband Adam on a romantic honeymoon in Venice, only to see the event blocked by Adam’s excessively needy best friend, turning the trip into a complete disaster.
“This film intrigued me because it is an escape comedy that changes the classic format of boyfriend movies by including a strong female character, especially from Eastern Europe,” the nominated actor said. at the Oscars.
“I think after almost two years of this pandemic we are all looking for something to cheer us up and help us mentally escape our apartments. Very happy to be part of the film’s production team as well,” she added.
Pico Alexander, Asim Chaudhry and Lucas Bravo also star in the film.