Thomson ReutersJune 21, 2013 09:31
By Greg Gilman
LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) - A sequel to the 2011 comedy "Bad Teacher" is in development at Sony's Columbia Pictures, with Jake Kasdan returning to direct and Justin Malen writing, the company announced on Thursday.
While the project is being developed for Cameron Diaz to return in the starring role, no deal has been made with the actress.
Lee Eisenberg and Gene Stupnitsky, the writers behind the original, will produce the comedy with Kasdan and Jimmy Miller, with Melvin Mar executive producing.