Jaleel White and Parris Mosteller have joined the cast of family pic “Judy Moody and the Not Bummer Summer,” which director John Schultz (“Aliens in the Attic”) has begun lensing in Los Angeles.
“Judy Moody” toplines Australian actress Jordana Beatty, while Heather Graham will play the impulsive Aunt Opal.
Adapted screenplay was penned by Kathy Waugh and Megan McDonald, author of the popular Judy Moody book series.
Sarah Siegel-Magness and Gary Magness, last in theaters with “Precious,” are producing through their Smokewood Entertainment shingle.
CAA packaged “Judy Moody” and is repping North American rights. Bobbi Sue Luther and Andrew Sugerman are exec producing.
Shooting on the pic is expected to wrap by the end of October.
White’s TV credits include “Family Matters” and “Psych.” Film credits include “Dreamgirls.” He’ll play the role of Judy’s teacher.
Mosteller, who will play Judy’s little brother, Stink, was last seen in the TV series “Worst Week.”
There have been eight titles in the Judy Moody book series, with 12 million copies in print. Series has been translated into 23 languages.