Normally, after I interview a celebrity, I somehow settle on the deluded notion that we could, one day, become best friends. Not to say that the star wasn't friendly, we just didn't "get" each other. Nevertheless, that didn't stop us from discussing her role in the upcoming big-screen adaptation of the consummate baby guide, "What To Expect When You're Expecting." Here, she plays Rosie, a colloquialism-spewing, food truck proprietor who ends up getting knocked up by her hunky pork-hawking competitor, played by "Gossip Girl's" Chase Crawford. ) Moviefone (awkwardly) chatted with Kendrick about phone grettings, baby bumps, and being relieved to no longer be a part of "Twilight."Hi! Anna, 27, was overheard telling Chase she'll be spending her summer in New York City, while the 27-year-old heartthrob said he'll be hanging out in Los Angeles.Anna split with her long-term boyfriend Edgar Wright in March.It was all fun and rain on an overcast and cold Thursday night when SKYY Vodka hosted an exclusive kick-off party aboard a yacht for the three-day Governors Ball music festival.Anna Kendrick, Chace Crawford, Olivia Palermo, Aziz Ansari, and David Cross were some of the celebs who got their sea-legs despite the weather, courtesy of Tropical Storm Andrea.Kendrick and Crawford did not know each other before shooting the comedy, but soon learned plenty about each other.They told star Crawford so well that she even had an issue with him as a romantic interest: “Sandpaper scruff.”FILM REVIEW: What to Expect When You’re Expecting “I don’t know how any woman has survived making out with him more than once,” she told , adding that she “looked like a character from a horror film” after their scenes together. “He’s so masculine that his little stubble was excruciating.” But other than the razorblade-like facial hair issues, Crawford said they got along very well on set.
Talking about her sleeved lace wedding dress designed by Claire Pettibon, Nikki said: "Claire was an absolute dream to work with.
Crawford and Kendrick, costars on “What To Expect When You’re Expecting,” caught up over a game of ping pong (and promotional shots like the one above) while Ansari hung out out with Cross and James Murphy from the defunct LCD Soundsystem (Murphy later spun some tunes to the Vodka-and-rain soaked revelers).
Crawford told fans that he flew his best friend from his Dallas high school to check out the party and come to Governors Ball while Palermo said she was most pumped to see Kanye West.
Kendrick and Crawford did not know each other before shooting the comedy, but soon learned plenty about each other.
They told PHOTOS: Jennifer Lopez, Brooklyn Decker, Chace Crawford Step Out for 'What to Expect When You're Expecting' Premiere The Lionsgate comedy, opening in theaters May 18, centers around five expectant couples, and also stars Cameron Diaz, Elizabeth Banks, Jennifer Lopez and Brooklyn Decker.