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LONDON -- FilmNation's teen comedy "Premature," which begins lensing in Atlanta on Wednesday, has added Craig Roberts ("Submarine") and Alan Tudyk ("I, Robot") to its cast.
Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions has acquired all U.S. rights and Canadian ancillary rights to Jonathan Kasdan's teen romancer "The First Time," which debuted at Sundance in January.
This otherwise slick pic could require reshoots to restore it to something commercial crowds are willing to take seriously.
Victoria Justice is going back to high school, as the Nickelodeon sensation has been cast in Jon Kasdan's teen romancer "The First Time."
Kevin Smith's "Red State," J.C. Chandor's "Margin Call," Dito Montiel's "The Son of No One," George Ratliff's "Salvation Boulevard," Eugene Jarecki's "Reagan," Steve James' "The Interrupters" and…
"I started acting when I was about 9 years old, basically because I couldn't play football," says 19-year-old Craig Roberts.
This witty coming-of-ager should do well for the Weinstein Co., which acquired the title at Toronto.