SUNDANCE: The distributor has picked up US rights to Jarrad Paul and Andrew Mogel’s comedy starring Jack Black and James Marsden. At time of writing reports were circulating that SPC had taken the US and territories on The Diary Of A Teenage Girl.
IFC Films plans a nationwide theatrical release this year on the story of the head of a high school reunion committee who persuades a celebrity alumnus to attend.
Jeffrey Tambor, Mike White, Kathryn Hahn and Kyle Bornheimer round out the key cast.
Paul and Mogel directed The D Train from their screenplay and David Bernad, Mike White, Jack Black, Priyanka Mattoo, Ben Latham-Jones and Barnaby Thompson produced.
IFC brokered the deal with UTA Independent Film Group and WME Global on behalf of the filmmakers.
Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions’ Stage 6 Films picked up the film at the start of production and will distribute the film internationally.