TED HOLLYWOOD PREMIERE (Exclusive Video) – Whether you think he’s cute and cuddly or clingy and vulgar, there’s definitely a huge buzz over Ted, John Bennett’s (Mark Wahlberg) best friend played by Seth MacFarlane, the voice and director of Ted. To John, Ted is his best pal, but to Lori (Mila Kunis), he’s just a vulgar teddy bear that’s getting in the way of their relationship. Stars Mark Walhberg, Mila Kunis, Seth MacFarlane, and Matt Walsh attended the red carpet Hollywood premiere for their upcoming comedy film. Actor Seth Green was also in attendance and shared his excitement over the film.
“It’s literally the talked about movie in town.” – Mark Wahlberg
“I’m just excited for people to laugh and have a good time.” – Mila Kunis
“If a Teddy Bear makes a joke about something taboo like, I don’t know, 911, it’s still not okay…It’s still not okay, but it maybe goes down a little bit easier because he’s got cute fuzzy fur.” – Seth MacFarlane
“It was the first time I really worked with Seth and he was really funny and loose.” – Matt Walsh
PLOT: John Bennett (Wahlberg) is a perfectly normal Boston native whose childhood wish for his teddy bear to come to life comes true. The bear, Ted (MacFarlane) remains his best friend into his adult years. Conflict emerges when Ted’s irresponsible and vulgar slacker lifestyle comes in the way of John’s attempt to embrace his adulthood and the woman of his dreams, Lori (Kunis).
- US – June 29
- Australia – July 5
- UK – August 1
- Germany – August 2
Watch the exclusive footage below: