“Middle School” Adds Lauren Graham And Rob Riggle To Cast


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and are heading back to school in MIDDLE SCHOOL from CBS . The project is based on the best-selling series from

The pair join Thomas Barbusca, Andrew Daly, Adam Pally, Efren Ramirez, Isabela Moner, Alex Nisenson, and Griffin Gluck. 

The story follows Rafe Khatchadorian as he battles bullies, hormones, and the tyrannical Principal Dwight. The book series has been ranked on The New York Times bestsellers list for a combined 68 weeks. Graham is set to play Rafe’s mother Jules and Riggle is set as Jule’s boyfriend, Bear. 

is directing the from Chris Bowman, , and . and are producing with Patterson and executive producing for James Patterson Entertainment, along with and of and .

Patterson will co-finance the film with and CBS Films. is overseeing for the title for Participant and oversee for CBS . is distributing.

Riggle is currently in theaters voicing the character of Bela in Hotel Transylvania 2 and recently signed on for the drama Midnight Sun.

Graham excited Gilmore Girls everywhere when it Netflix announced a new revival series with the original characters returning for the series. She is also adapting the bestselling book The Royal We from Jessica Morgan and Heather Cocks into a film for Mae Whitman to star. 

Graham is repped by and . Riggle is repped by and


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