The forthcoming drama comedy movie "I Love You Phillip Morris" has exposed its first still and from the look of it, Jim Carrey is going to be seen sharing more than an attraction to Ewan McGregor. The brand new image displays the two actors leaning towards each other as they are about to lock lips.
In the movie, Carrey plays Steven Russell, a married father and a conman who is sent to prison in Texas. While spending his time there, he falls in love with his cellmate Phillip Morris portrayed by McGregor. After Morris is being released, Russell escapes from prison four times doing whatever he can like faking his own death only to meet his lover.
Based on the real life events of con artist and impostor Steven Jay Russell, the Europacorp comedy is directed and penned by Glenn Ficarra and John Requa. Described by McGregor as "a gay prison romance story", it also features Leslie Mann and Rodrigo Santoro. It is expected to be released sometime in February 2009.