Kristen Wiig steers into dramatic territory as a caregiver whose optimism is manipulated by a cruel joke in Hateship Loveship, and we have a first look at the film's trailer!
Based on Alice Munro's celebrated collection of short stories, Hateship, Friendship, Courtship, Loveship, Marriage, the new film casts Kristen as Joanna, a timid woman who takes a job as a nanny for an older man's (played by Nick Nolte) teen granddaughter, Sabitha (Hailee Steinfeld) -- and finds herself amid a family full of internal conflict. Drawn to Sabitha's estranged, outcast father, Ken (Guy Pearce), Joanna soon finds out the hard way that her promising e-mail flirtation with the handsome rogue has been orchestrated by Sabitha and a a friend for laughs. But can she transform heartbreak into happiness?
Directed by Liza Johnson (Return), Hateship Loveship also stars Jennifer Jason Leigh and Christine Lahti and arrives in theaters and VOD April 11.