Jason Bateman in “Bad Words” comedy trailer (video)

Jason Bateman in “Bad Words” comedy trailer

PanARMENIAN.Net - Focus Features has released a new clip from Jason Bateman’s feature directorial debut Bad Words, Collider said.

Bateman stars in the comedy as Guy Trilby, a 40-year-old who exploits a loophole to compete in a national spelling bee competition. The crux of the film is the relationship between Trilby and a naïve, 10-year-old contestant named Chaitanya (Rohan Chand), as the two strike up a rapport despite Trilby’s mean-spirited nature.

The pic also stars Kathryn Hahn, Allison Janney, Ben Falcone, and Philip Baker Hall. Bad Words opens in theaters on March 21st.

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