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Octavia Spencer To Co-Star As AA Sponsor in 1962's "Days of Wine and Roses" Remake "Smashed"

Shadow and Act By Vanessa Martinez | Shadow and Act September 21, 2011 at 10:50AM

Smashed, a remake of the Blake Edwards 1962 classic Days of Wine and Roses, will be directed by James Ponsoldt based on a script co-written by him and Susan Burke. Mary Elizabeth Winstead and Aaron Paul are set to star as a married couple of alcoholics, whose relationship goes on the rocks when she becomes sober.
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Smashed, a remake of the Blake Edwards 1962 classic Days of Wine and Roses, will be directed by James Ponsoldt based on a script co-written by him and Susan Burke. Mary Elizabeth Winstead and Aaron Paul are set to star as a married couple of alcoholics, whose relationship goes on the rocks when she becomes sober.

Octavia Spencer will play the wife's AA sponsor and Nick Offerman will play the principal of the school where she teaches. Actor Jack Lemmon starred in the original film.

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