Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates is an upcoming American romantic adventure comedy film directed by Jake Szymanski and written by Andrew J. Cohen and Brendan O’Brien. The film is set to star Zac Efron and Adam DeVine opposite Anna Kendrick and Aubrey Plaza and be released on July 8, 2016, by 20th Century Fox.
Delinquent brothers Michael (Adam DeVine) and David Stangle (Zac Efron) frequently ruin family events with their dangerous antics. In order to prevent them from ruining their sister’s upcoming wedding in Hawaii, their parents mandate that they attend the wedding with dates. Their appearance on The Wendy Williams Show to advertise themselves catches the attention of Tatiana (Aubrey Plaza) and Alice (Anna Kendrick). After pretending to be civilized and respectable, Tatiana and Alice secure Mike and Dave as their respective dates. However, when they get to Hawaii, Mike and Dave find that their dates are much more wild and unhinged than they anticipated.
Principal photography began on May 25, 2015, and will last through August 13, 2015. On June 2, the main cast began filming in Oahu, Hawaii. On June 3, Efron was spotted filming. On June 11, Kendrick was spotted filming. On June 12, Efron and DeVine were filming on a Hawaiian beach. On June 15, Efron was on set with DeVine. On June 16, more filming occurred with the main characters of the film.