The Valet: Release date, cast, synopsis, trailer & more

The Valet is a romantic comedy focused on an unlikely alliance forged between a famous movie star and an ordinary valet in an attempt to avoid a scandal.

Release date

The film is set to release on Hulu and Disney+ on May 20th, 2022.

Cast and creators

  • Eugenio Derbez
  • Samara Weaving
  • Max Greenfield
  • Betsy Brandt
  • Carmen Salinas Lozano
  • Amaury Nolasco
  • Marisol Nichols
  • Diany Rodriguez
  • Tiana Okoye
  • John Pirruccello
  • Ravi Patel
  • Noemi Gonzalez
  • Lunay 

Directed by Richard Wong

Written by Rob Greenberg and Bob Fisher

Produced by Derbez and Ben Odell


“The new film centers on movie star Olivia (Weaving) as she faces a PR disaster. A paparazzi snaps a photo of her with her married lover Vincent. Hard-working valet Antonio (Derbez) accidentally appears in the same photo and is enlisted to pose as Olivia’s new boyfriend as a cover up. This brings Antonio into the spotlight and unexpected chaos. Two worlds and cultures collide as the two start to see themselves more clearly than ever before.”

Other details

The Valet is an American remake of a 2006 French movie, originally titled ‘La Doublure’, written and directed by Francis Veber.


After being caught red-handed having an affair with her married lover, Olivia evades infamy by pretending to be in a relationship with Antonio, a diligent valet. 

Antonio initially seems confused at this arrangement but soon finds himself gaining fame among Olivia’s fans. He even takes the chance to try to win back his ex-girlfriend. 

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