Universal has acquired the rights to SCHOOLED for Amy Poehler’s production banner, Paperkite Productions. Poehler is only attached to produce at this time with Brooke Posch. Erica Oyama will be writing the script.
The plot has been kept under wraps, but it is rumored that the film will follow a high school teacher and the lengths that the teacher will go to to earn the respect of students and faculty. Oyama is currently working on a project called Me Time with husband/writer/comedian Ken Marino.
Lance Boyle | Staff Writer
This news was first reported by Deadline.