Anna Talks
Baby Mama Drama

Though Anna Kendrick’s character gets unwittingly knocked up in What to Expect When You’re Expecting, she’s quite excited about the idea. The actress tells SheKnows though, in real life, kids are not in the cards.

What to Expect When You’re Expecting exposes many of the uncomfortable parts of pregnancy, which surprisingly didn’t scare off too many of the movie's stars. Anna Kendrick however, had no intention of trying out the "miracle of birth" in the first place.

"Make stacks, get b****es."

"I was not super keen on the idea going into it, and coming out of it, was scary," Anna told SheKnows at the What to Expect press day in Los Angeles recently.

"[I think I’ll go] the childless route, or the permanent bachelor route," Anna laughed.

Her hunky co-star Chase Crawford though says he’s still keeping his options open.

See what their co-stars Cameron Diaz and Matthew Morrison say about having kids >>

When questioned whether he’s been scared off by the film, the hunky Gossip Girl star told us, "No. I’m still a little indifferent about it, until I have to face it one day."

Anna Kendrick at the What To Expect premiere
The young star Anna Kendrick at the premiere of her new movie, What to Expect When You're Expecting.

Perhaps Kendrick is afraid of the payback she’ll get from her children for anything bad she did as a kid. Anna revealed that she was a bit of a menace as a child, and likes to still remind her mom of it.

"Last [Mother’s Day] I sent my mom a bunch of cookies with annoying things that I used to say as a kid written on them," Anna told SheKnows. "I was like, 'I’m still bugging you even on Mother’s Day, even as a grown up.'"

Crawford though seems like he was well-behaved as a child and has taken all his mother’s lessons to heart. The actor admitted he still follows some of his mother’s advice.

"Stand up straight, always look before you cross the street, the usual," said Crawford.

Anna took away a much different lesson…

"Make stacks, get b****es," Anna said, when asked the most valuable lesson she learned from mom.

Looks like she succeeded.

Be sure to catch Anna Kendrick and Chase Crawford in What to Expect When You’re Expecting in theaters today!


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Comments on "What to Expect star Anna Kendrick doesn’t want kids"

Hannah June 04, 2012 | 11:17 AM

I watched this movie, and throughout it I was definitely thinking why does anyone have kids?! But of course, in the end they make everything you (and your body) go through seem worth it. Anna Kendrick is hilarious though. "Make stacks, get b****es."

Emma May 18, 2012 | 10:43 AM

I'm not sure how starring in this movie could really scare you off from having kids. They can't possibly show anything too real! And not much more than any of your preggo friends will openly tell you. I feel like she is so young to be turned off from having kids, but having kids is not for everyone.

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