My Baby's Daddy (2004)



Critic Consensus: Full of poop jokes, broad racial stereotyping, and other tired gags, My Baby's Daddy makes the absolute least of a decent premise.

Movie Info

Independent filmmaker Cheryl Dunye moves toward mainstream urban comedy with My Baby's Daddy, whose screenplay was partly written by comedian Eddie Griffin. Lonnie (Griffin), G. (Anthony Anderson), and Dominic (Michael Imperioli) are three slacker bachelors who aren't quite ready to grow up. Their lives basically revolve around smoking weed and trying to pick up women. By some stroke of luck, each of their respective girlfriends (Paula Jai Parker, Bai Ling, and Joanna Bacalso) get pregnant at … More

Rating: PG-13 (for sexual content, language and some drug references)
Genre: Comedy
Directed By:
Written By: Brent Goldberg, Eddie Griffin, David Wagner, Damon 'Coke' Daniels
In Theaters:
On DVD: Jun 1, 2004
Miramax Films - Official Site


as Peaches

as Brotha Stylz No. 1

as Brotha Stylz No. 2

as Cha Ching

as Grandpa Bling Bling

as Grandma Fung-Yu

as Sing Sing

as No Good

as Annabelle

as Uncle Virgil

as Big Swoll

as Obstetrician

as Hot Latina

as Woman Shopper No.1

as Cashier No.2

as Nia's Client

as Dang Ling

as Little Swoll

as Minister

as Customer

as Hip Hop Kid

as Background Dancer

as Background Dancer

as Basketball Player

as Basketball Player

as Basketball Player

as Basketball Player
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Critic Reviews for My Baby's Daddy

All Critics (51) | Top Critics (18)

Director Cheryl Dunye (The Watermelon Woman, Stranger Inside) has been fighting the good fight for years as an independent filmmaker, so I guess she's entitled to take the money and run.

Full Review… | January 8, 2007
Chicago Reader
Top Critic

There are some jokes here, and any of these situations could have been funny as skits. Taken together, they're incoherent.

Full Review… | January 8, 2007
Associated Press
Top Critic

The antic, energetic performances are game, but they're overwhelmed by erratic pacing and disorganized writing.

Full Review… | January 15, 2004
Globe and Mail
Top Critic

A father wincing at the sight of his baby's green poop is the highlight of this laugh-free comedy.

Full Review… | January 15, 2004
L.A. Weekly
Top Critic

Births a big litter of bad jokes for every chuckle it manages to squeeze out.

Full Review… | January 14, 2004
Entertainment Weekly
Top Critic

A tired send-up of hip-hop-isms that also aspires to be a Waiting to Exhale for men.

Full Review… | January 13, 2004
Village Voice
Top Critic

Audience Reviews for My Baby's Daddy

yea ill leave this one alone before things get outta hand and say something i regr-- WORST FUC ok nevermind, nevermind

Coxxie Mild Sauce

Super Reviewer

It was okay.

Leigh Ryan

Super Reviewer


Funny, but overall dumb.

Joseph Eastmond

Super Reviewer

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