Producer’s synopsis:Jason Biggs (“American Pie,” “American Wedding”) and Christina Ricci (“The Opposite of Sex,” “Sleepy Hollow”) pair up in the romantic comedy “Anything Else.”
Jason Biggs stars as Jerry Falk, an aspiring writer in New York, who falls in love at first sight with a free-spirited young woman named Amanda (Christina Ricci). Jerry has heard the phrase that life is like “anything else,” but he soon finds that life with the unpredictable Amanda isn’t like anything else at all.
The comedy also stars Oscar(r) nominee and Emmy winner Stockard Channing (“Six Degrees of Separation,” TV’s “The West Wing”), Danny DeVito and Jimmy Fallon.
“Anything Else” is written and directed by Woody Allen and produced by Letty Aronson, with Helen Robin serving as co-producer. Stephen Tenenbaum is the executive producer, and Jack Rollins and Charles H. Joffe are the co-executive producers.
The behind-the-scenes creative team includes Oscar(r)-nominated director of photography Darius Khondji (“Evita”), three-time Academy Award(r)-nominated production designer Santo Loquasto (“Zelig,” “Radio Days,” “Bullets Over Broadway”), editor Alisa Lepselter, and costume designer Laura Jean Shannon.