Zach Galifinakis, Ari Graynor, Erik Knudsen, Adhir Kalyan, Jonny Wright, Tricia Mara and Mary Kay Place have also come aboard.
The Permut Presentations and Shangri-La Entertainment project is based on CD Payne's cult book about a teenage tearaway who meets the girl of his dreams on family vacation. Cera adapted the screenplay with director Miguel Arteta and Gustin Nash.
Steve Buscemi, Ray Liotta, Jean Smart, and M Emmet Walsh round out the key cast so far. David Permut is producing.
Dimension's slate includes the comedy Soul Mean starring Samuel L Jackson and Bernie Mac, horror title Clive Barker Presents: Hellraiser, and several family pictures with Ice Cube's production company Cube Vision.