Cameron Diaz to star in 'What to Expect When You're Expecting'
May 6th, 2011
04:42 PM ET

Cameron Diaz to star in 'What to Expect When You're Expecting'

Cameron Diaz is about to experience the joys of motherhood.

No, the actress isn't pregnant, but she is set to star in an upcoming movie based on the classic parent-to-be guide "What to Expect When You're Expecting."

According to the Hollywood Reporter, Diaz is close to signing a deal to appear in the film about five couples who are going through the process of childbirth. She will reportedly play a fitness-show instructor, similar to tough trainer Jillian Michaels of "The Biggest Loser."

Though she may be making a movie about people with babies on the brain, Diaz herself has said she's in no rush to receive a visit from the stork.

"Having children changes your life drastically, and I really love my life," the "Bad Teacher" star told InStyle last July. "Children aren't the only things that bring you gratification and happiness, and it's easier to give life than to give love, so I don't know. That kind of change would have to be either very well thought out, or a total mistake – a real oops!"

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  1. Chhay

    I really REALLY wanna c it again but i just wish they woulf reoepn the show in San Francisco!! New York lets it run 4ever but u cant find a show anywhere in California! Cnt wait 2 b able 2 do it with my high school or college or whenever it comes available 2 rent on MTI or sumtin I dnt care wat it takes! I will b in Wicked!! Mwahahaha!!!

    April 27, 2012 at 1:54 am | Report abuse |
  2. Erika

    A movie based on one of the worst pregnancy and parenting books ever? Ick.

    May 9, 2011 at 8:58 pm | Report abuse |
  3. Cameron Fan

    [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8fkvadq4VjA&w=640&h=390]

    May 9, 2011 at 12:19 pm | Report abuse |
  4. @N

    She looks older every second!!!

    May 9, 2011 at 12:11 am | Report abuse |
  5. @N

    she is only pretending.actors/actresses have to be diffrent people all the time.its part of acting.

    May 9, 2011 at 12:07 am | Report abuse |
  6. RealityCheck

    A really big oops? How about a total freak of mother nature since Cameron Diaz is about what, 50 years old now? She looks it any way.

    May 7, 2011 at 11:37 pm | Report abuse |
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    May 7, 2011 at 10:59 pm | Report abuse |
  8. DUMB NOBODY

    i dont know. it sure is nice to be able to post here. she is getting pretty old. as a normal guy I sure would like to do her 15 or 20 or 2000 times. But then I am just a normal guy. I think O look like uncle fester but ladoes say i am cute. Dont make any sense to me. I am still stoopid uncle fester retardo looser. Thosae cute girls that think I am cute rock though. They are nice and the best.

    May 7, 2011 at 7:11 pm | Report abuse |
  9. sunless

    better get to this http://www.SUPERSONIC.US.COM

    May 7, 2011 at 6:08 pm | Report abuse |
  10. Beautiful Vixen

    I just hate the morning sickness. It always seems worse after I have 2 large supreme pizzas for dinner. My ankles ACHE. Ive been wearing bedroom slippers to the grocery store the last few months. I hope my little girl will weigh 200 pounds or more when born. I weigh 370 pounds already.

    May 7, 2011 at 9:49 am | Report abuse |
  11. Beautiful Vixen

    I am preggers too. 8 months now. Getting big and my feet are swelling. My doctor says I am just super fat but what does he know ?

    May 7, 2011 at 9:43 am | Report abuse |
  12. jillmarie

    I agree, she's only acting. Can't wait for this movie, cuz I'm pregnant and reading "What to Expect", lol. By the time the movie comes out, I'll no longer be expecting!

    May 7, 2011 at 9:40 am | Report abuse |
    • Sefty

      Elaine,Good job on the bank rating blog seciton.I like your words to ponder today! Are you suggesting that US is ceasing to grow? We blindly followed our congress and President on those WMDs!Also, I see that in 1990 Pete Rose was sentenced for tax evasion.I really dislike baseball now and don't follow it at all, very hypocritical! Although I think Pete is a jerk in a lot of ways, however, he played the game with passion and he still isn't in the Hall of Fame and he never cheated on the field. However, the baseball commissioner, players and owners have been lying and covering up steroid usage and cheating the fans for years but no ban on them. Oh well, maybe someday Pete!

      April 24, 2012 at 7:24 am | Report abuse |
  13. B lo me

    @sunshine girl* how was your week? As for, Camron Diaz she doesnt want to get married or have a baby, and we care why?

    May 7, 2011 at 9:12 am | Report abuse |
  14. Beautiful Vixen

    As a Mormon we try to have as many children as possible. Im going to have a bunch of them if I can find me a black boyfriend.

    May 7, 2011 at 8:40 am | Report abuse |
  15. Sunshine Girl *

    What does her not wanting to have children have to do with her starring in this movie? Those are her REAL personal beliefs. Starring/acting in a movie is MAKE BELIEVE. one doesnt have anything to do with the other. Geez...come on people.

    May 7, 2011 at 4:32 am | Report abuse |
  16. Nad Sachs

    Does she have a scrotum?

    May 7, 2011 at 2:07 am | Report abuse |
  17. sarah

    i guess it seems strange that someone who has no desire to have children would star in this movie but i still want to see it when it's out. that book is awesome. it has information on pretty much everything pregnancy related.

    May 6, 2011 at 7:36 pm | Report abuse |
  18. CC

    To Jade: She's a box office actress; I think that is what the filmmakers were most concerned about. Also, this movie is about having a baby, not marriage. That said, I for one agree with her opinion on marriage and having children, it’s not for everyone.

    May 6, 2011 at 7:20 pm | Report abuse |
    • Jade

      I never said I agreed or disagreed with her, but that movie would be a big draw in for a lot of people who believe that marriage should be the mandatory step before children and those who have pro-life views, I am also not saying that is synonymous. In a strictly speaking business PR point of view, it's a bad move for the filmmakers.

      May 8, 2011 at 1:02 pm | Report abuse |
  19. Jade

    A movie about being an expectant mother and everything that goes with it is going to have a star that doesn't believe in marriage and has publicly said so. What a terrible PR move for the filmmakers.

    May 6, 2011 at 5:45 pm | Report abuse |

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