After the, er, Oscar-nominated Norbit, we’re hopeful that Eddie Murphy’s next comedy project will garner him a little more praise (though Norbit, of course, was a big box office success, so he’s probably not worried).
Meet Dave is a tale of Dave Ming Chang (Murphy), an awkward type who seems even weirder than other new arrivals wandering New York’s streets. That’s because he’s actually a living spaceship, crafted in the image of his captain (also Murphy) who decides that Dave needs to get a little interactive with the people of Earth. When Elizabeth Banks runs him over in her car, he sees his chance…
Check out the trailer over at Yahoo.