Jennifer Aniston gets serious in new film trailer

Cake will see the Friends star play a chronic pain sufferer - and there's already Oscar buzz

She’s come a long, long way from Central Perk – but could Cake finally bag Jennifer Aniston Oscar glory?

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The role certainly seems like a departure for the Friends actress. She plays chronic pain sufferer Claire Simmons, who becomes fascinated – and, apparently, literally haunted – by the suicide of someone in her support group (Anna Kendrick) while dealing with the aftermath of a car crash and her drug addiction.

The UK release date hasn’t been announced so it will be a while before we’ll know whether there’s any substance in the Oscar buzz surrounding the the film – but judging from the trailer, Aniston’s finally getting serious…


Via ABC news

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Cake will be released in 2015