The film was directed and co-written by Family Guy creator Seth Mac Farlane.
Kunis played the girlfriend of Wahlberg's character.
She stated in 2011 that her parents had "amazing jobs", and that she "was very lucky" and the family was "not poor"; they had decided to leave the USSR because they saw "no future" there for Mila and her brother. Though they eventually figured it out, the producers still thought Kunis was the best fit for the role.
In 1991, when she was seven years old, her family moved to Los Angeles, California, with 0. My parents had given up good jobs and degrees, which were not transferable. When Kunis auditioned for the role, she was called back by Mac Farlane, who instructed her to speak slower.
’" On who she is rooting for to get the final rose from Jo Jo, Mila said, “I kind of like Jordan.Mac Farlane added: "What Mila Kunis brought to it was in a lot of ways, I thought, almost more right for the character.I say that Lacey did a phenomenal job, but there was something about Mila – something very natural about Mila.She also gave an update on their daughter Wyatt, saying, “She really thinks everyone has a baby. In 1991, at the age of seven, she moved from the USSR to the United States with her family.