Carell Fey for Date Night August 18, 2008 Shawn Levy to ’40 Year Old Virigin’ Carrell and ‘Baby Mama’ Fey in ‘Date Night’. Steve Carell and Tina Fey are set to play a married couple in the upcoming comedy ‘Date Night’. Directed by Shawn Levy, the story follows a couple who find their routine date night becomes much more than just dinner and a movie. Josh Klausner wrote the script, based on an idea by Levy. The film will begin production next year, with the exact start date predicated on matching a scheduling hiatus from Carell’s sitcom “The Office” and Fey’s “30 Rock.” Fey’s current film ‘Baby Mama’ is in Irish cinemas now with Carell’s next project ‘Get Smart’ hitting Irish screens this Friday, August 22nd.