Shepard plays Wade Boulanger, a shock jock radio personality, in the comedy-drama film, This Is Where I Leave You, directed by Shawn Levy, based on the book by Jonathan Tropper. The Altman family reunites at their childhood home after their father dies. Co-starring Jason Bateman, Tina Fey and Jane Fonda.
When I got the call to say, “Do you want to do This Is Where I Leave You starting in two days?” my first question was, “When is that naked scene? I’ve been on vacation pretending I was at the Nathan’s hotdog eating contest for six days, there’s no way I’m screen-ready for a naked scene.”