Why Him?

Why Him? (2016)

Of all the guys his daughter could have chosen...

  • Genre: Comedy
  • Release Date: 2016-12-22
  • User Rating: 6.2/10 from 2435 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 51min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: 21 Laps Entertainment
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director:
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A dad forms a bitter rivalry with his daughter's young rich boyfriend.

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  • Bryan Cranston

    as Ned Fleming
  • James Franco

    as Laird Mayhew
  • Zoey Deutch

    as Stephanie Fleming
  • Megan Mullally

    as Barb Fleming
  • Griffin Gluck

    as Scotty Fleming
  • Keegan-Michael Key

    as Gustav
  • Kaley Cuoco

    as Justine (voice)
  • Cedric the Entertainer

    as Lou Dunne
  • Zack Pearlman

    as Kevin Dingle
  • Jee Young Han

    as Marnie Dingle
  • Grace Ly Ngo Hazelett

    as Vanessa Dingle
  • Sadie Kate Ngo Hazelett

    as Vanessa Dingle
  • Casey Wilson

    as Missy Pederman
  • Andrew Rannells

    as Blaine Pederman
  • Adam Devine

    as Tyson Modell
  • Tangie Ambrose

    as Patty Dunne
  • Steve Bannos

    as Burt
  • Steve Aoki

    as Himself
  • Richard Blais

    as Himself
  • Elon Musk

    as Himself
  • Gene Simmons

    as Himself
  • Paul Stanley

    as Himself
  • Peter Criss

    as Himself
  • Chris A. Liscomb

    as Himself
  • Bob Stephenson

    as Jerry
  • Mary Pat Gleason

    as Joyce
  • Jacob Kemp

    as Randy
  • Juliette B. Reiss

    as Applebee's Waitress
  • Melissa Graver

    as Applebee's Waitress
  • Steffen Dziczek

    as Applebee's Waiter
  • Jimmy Badstibner

    as Fleming Company Employee
  • Ramy Youssef

    as Coder in Kitchen
  • Brenda Good

    as Laird's Employee
  • Harrison Bieker

    as Laird's Employee
  • Greg Worswick

    as Bartender
  • George Kareman

    as Party Waiter
  • Toby Turner

    as Party Guest
  • Craig Hosking

    as Helicopter Pilot
  • Lucy Angelo

    as Gamer Girl (uncredited)
  • Katelyn Brooke

    as Kissing Woman (uncredited)
  • Isabel Dresden

    as Quirky Waitress (uncredited)
  • Lynly Ehrlich

    as Printer Employee (uncredited)
  • Stevens Gaston

    as Keith (uncredited)
  • Liam Gillen

    as Choir Member #4 (uncredited)
  • Braxton Goe

    as Party Guest (uncredited)
  • Alex J. Joseph

    as Underwear Swimmer (uncredited)
  • Jocelyn Marie

    as Steph's Friend (uncredited)
  • Derek McEntire

    as Video Game Coder (uncredited)
  • Arber Mehmeti

    as Serbian Guard 1 (uncredited)
  • Isabelle Menard

    as Party Guest (uncredited)
  • Tim Neff

    as Kissing Man (uncredited)
  • Saul Preciado-Garcia

    as Peruvian Villager (uncredited)
  • Evan Seidlitz

    as Bartender (uncredited)
  • Lee Stickler

    as Choir Member #2 (uncredited)
  • Caleb Thomas

    as Scotty (uncredited)
  • Emely von Oest

    as Ned's Friend (uncredited)
  • Tricia Mary Young

    as Steph's Friend (uncredited)
Directing John Hamburg Director
Writing John Hamburg Writer
Writing Ian Helfer Writer
Writing Nicholas Stoller Writer
Writing Jonah Hill Story
Sound Theodore Shapiro Music
Crew Kris Kachikis Cinematography
Production James Franco Executive Producer
Production John Hamburg Executive Producer
Production Jonah Hill Producer
Production Georgia Kacandes Executive Producer
Production Daniel S. Levine Producer
Production Shawn Levy Producer
Production Scott Robertson Co-Producer
Production Ben Stiller Producer
Editing William Kerr Editor
Production Rachel Tenner Casting
Art Matthew Holt Production Design
Art Gary Warshaw Art Direction
Art Jan Pascale Set Decoration
Art Lia Roldan Set Decoration
Art Traci Spadorcia Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Leesa Evans Costume Design
Crew Rand Geiger Post Production Supervisor
Production Nathan Kelly Production Supervisor
Art Jeff Markwith Set Designer
Art Eric Sundahl Set Designer
Production Charlene Lee Casting Associate
Art Lori A. Balton Location Scout
Production Kei Rowan-Young Location Manager
Production Ryan J. Shaw Location Manager
Art Aaron Becker Title Designer
Directing Steve Gehrke Script Supervisor
Production Jason Zorigian Production Coordinator
Art Tom Zawacki Set Dresser