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WATCH: Lake Bell and Simon Pegg in ‘Man Up’ Trailer

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Courtesy of Tribeca Film Festival

Simon Pegg plays a leading lad while Lake Bell tries out a British accent in the new trailer for romantic comedy “Man Up,” set to screen at Tribeca Film Festival next month.

In the trailer, Nancy (Bell) is an out-of-love thirtysomething whom Jack (Pegg) mistakes as his blind date. The two hit it off until Nancy is eventually outed and forced to explain her duplicity.

The film is co-produced by French-based distributor StudioCanal and Big Talk Productions, the latter of which is responsible for successful films such as Pegg’s “Shaun of the Dead” and “Hot Fuzz.” Ben Palmer (“The Inbetweeners”) directed the film.

“Man Up” will be released in the U.K. on May 29 and does not yet have a U.S. release date.