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Sundance 2015: Cobie Smulders pregnant on-screen and off in 'Unexpected'

Sundance 2015: Cobie Smulders pregnant on-screen and off in 'Unexpected'

Who’s counting? “Unexpected,” which premieres Sunday at Sundance as part of the U.S. Dramatic Competition, is technically Kris Swanberg’s third feature film. Yet it is the first feature on which she has used such common elements of filmmaking as a script, a full crew or a producer. Working for the first time as well with known actors, her new film’s star, “How I Met Your Mother” and “Avengers” actress Cobie Smulders, was actually pregnant with her second child while taking on the role of a high school teacher dealing with her unplanned pregnancy. “This definitely feels like my first feature,” said Swanberg, reached by...

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