Great news! According to the always-reliable Variety, Cameron Diaz is heading back to school for Columbia Picturesâ€™ raunchy comedy Bad Teacher! She will star in the Jake Kasdan-helmed pic, which was penned by The Office scribes Lee Eisenberg and Gene Stupnitsky.
Story centers on a foulmouthed, gold-digging middle-school teacher who, after getting dumped by her boyfriend, competes with a colleague for the affections of the schoolâ€™s model teacher.
Mosaic Mediaâ€™s Jimmy Miller is producing Bad Teacher. Now that the studio has its leading lady, production is set to begin in the spring in Los Angeles. Doug Belgrad and Jonathan Kadin are overseeing for Col, which is working with Diaz on the tentpole The Green Hornet.
So excited to see Cameron in a new comedy from The Office writers! This is destined to be a hilarious movie, for sure! Stay tuned for more info.