Not content with having
21 Jump Street
Get Him To The Greek
all lined up for the foreseeable future, Jonah Hill has signed on to star in location-jumping comedy
As well as that, original director Jonathan
Levine has been replaced with David Gordon Green.
Penned by Brian Gatewood and Alessandro Tanaka, the script was nabbed by Fox Atomic back in January 2009 after a hellish studio bidding war.
It follows suspended college student Noah (Hill), who babysits the kids next door. Taking them to a dealer’s house to buy some cocaine for a girl he fancies kicks off a chain reaction of chaos and conviviality.
read a draft of the script last year and say it was “pretty great”, calling it an R-rated version of
The Adventures In Babysitting
(with a little
thrown in for effect, of course).
Green is currently in production directing horror remake
, but dabbled with the Apatow comedy stable in 2008 with
Geek Him To The Greek
opens Stateside in June.
Is Hill a bit over the y'know to keep playing these younguns?