Michael Cera (“Superbad”) will star in Dimension’s teen comedy “Youth in Revolt,” a co-production of Permut Presentations and Shangri-La Entertainment. David Permut will produce. Permut Presentations VP of production Steve Longi will co-produce along with Miranda Freiberg. Gustin Nash script is based on the bestselling novel of the same name by C.D. Payne. Story revolves around the adventures of a teenager who meets the girl of his dreams while on a family vacation and turns his life upside down in order to be with her. Payne self-published the novel in 1993. Book, centered on a cynical and sex-obsessed 14-year-old, became an underground success, and he wrote three sequels. Permut acquired feature rights in 2003 and originally set up the project with Artisan.