Film / Baby Mama
Baby Mama is a 2008 film written by Michael McCullers starring former Weekend Update correspondents Tina Fey
and Amy Poehler
Kate, a successful, single businesswoman (Fey) in her late thirties hires a surrogate mother (Poehler) named Angie. While Kate prepares to welcome the baby into the world, Angie shows up at Kate's door needing a place to live. Hilarity Ensues
This film provides examples of:
- Dumb Blonde: Subverted. Angie's not very smart, but she is a great clothing designer.
- Old Maid: Kate feels anxious about her age and not being married, nor having a child. She hires a woman as a surrogate mother.
- This Is for Emphasis, Bitch!: "Bitch, I don't know your LIFE!"
- Unexpected Positive: Angie's pregnancy ruse gets her into the obstetrician's office, and she discovers that she actually is pregnant.