What Men Want delayed from January to February
Deadline reports that Paramount Pictures has changed the release date for Adam Shankman’s upcoming comedy What Men Want starring Hidden Figures star Taraji P. Henson. The studio has moved the film from January 11 to February 8, putting it in prime position for Valentine’s Day viewing.
What Men Want is the latest comedy from director Adam Shankman (Hairspray, Rock of Ages) and producers Will Packer and James Lopez (Girls Trip), co-starring Tracy Morgan (30 Rock), Aldis Hodge (Underground), Richard Roundtree (Shaft), Wendi McLendon-Covey (Bridesmaids), Josh Brener (Silicon Valley), Tamala Jones (Castle), Phoebe Robinson, Max Greenfield (New Girl), Jason Jones, Brian Bosworth, Chris Witaske , Pete Davidson (Set It Up) and Erykah Badu.
Ali Davis (Taraji P. Henson) is a successful sports agent who’s constantly boxed out by her male colleagues. When Ali is passed up for a well-deserved promotion, she questions what else she needs to do to succeed in a man’s world… until she gains the ability to hear men’s thoughts! With her newfound power, Ali looks to outsmart her colleagues as she races to sign the next basketball superstar, but the lengths she has to go to will put her relationship with her best friends and a potential new love interest (Aldis Hodge) to the test.
What Men Want is set to debut in theaters on February 08, 2019.