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My Fake Fiancé (2009)

Jennifer and Vince, virtual strangers, find themselves strapped for cash and decide to stage a fake engagement and wedding just for the gifts.

Director:

Gil Junger

Writer:

Howard March
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Melissa Joan Hart ... Jennifer
Joey Lawrence ... Vince (as Joseph Lawrence)
Jason MacDonald ... David (as Jason Macdonald)
Njema Williams ... Pants
Ricky Muse ... Truck
Melissa Ponzio ... Sales Lady
Steve Schirripa ... The Monkey (as Steven R. Shirripa)
Burgess Jenkins ... Steve
Nicole Tubiola ... Courtney
Rhoda Griffis ... Val
Mike Pniewski ... Al
Patricia French ... Catherine
Leland L. Jones ... Reverend Jim (as Leland Jones)
Robert Pralgo ... Ben
L. Warren Young ... Group Leader
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Storyline

Jennifer finds herself in dire straits when a moving van filled with all of her possessions is stolen. Then she propositions Vince, an acquaintance with a large gambling debt. Despite their mutual dislike for one another, Jennifer and Vince plan to marry and split the gifts they receive so that Jennifer can furnish her house and Vince can pay off his debt. Written by Melissa

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Comedy | Romance

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Trivia

The dinner scene where Vince meets Jennifer's parents he name his foster family siblings: Natalie, Dorothy, Blair and Jo with Mrs. Garrett as his mother. These characters are from the 1980s sitcom "The Facts of Life." He also mentions "Tootie," which is Dorothy's nickname. See more »

Goofs

The movie is filmed and set in Atlanta, but in between scenes images of other cities are shown. In addition to showing the skyline of Atlanta, the skyline of Philadelphia is also shown. See more »

Quotes

Vince: Girls love a guy that's been left at the altar. So I'll definitely be seeing some sympathy boom-chicka-wa-wa!
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Connections

References My Big Fat Obnoxious Fiance (2004) See more »

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The Perfect Fit
Performed by Robbie Nevil
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Predictably Wonderful!!! Definitely Worth Watching!!!
6 November 2010 | by harrymatt1988See all my reviews

Before watching "My Fake Fiancé",I expected it to be an usual Romantic Comedy flick.But this one really surprised me.I mean for a TV movie it really was different and refreshing.

Even though the plot is funny and predictable,the acting and great chemistry between the leads Melissa Joan Hart and Joey Lawrence made the difference.I watch it repeatedly and it never bores me but makes me excited every time.

But this flick is underrated and it deserves more.I would highly recommend it to anyone who loves romantic comedies.It is definitely worth watching.

My Rating: 9/10


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Official Sites:

ABC Family

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

19 April 2009 (USA) See more »

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Filming Locations:

Atlanta, Georgia, USA

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Budget:

$5,000,000 (estimated)
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Hartbreak Films See more »
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Mono

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Color

Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
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