Dustin Hoffman and Kathy Bates have been previously announced to topline the original film, for which "Source Code" writer penned the script.
Judy Cairo, Carol Baum and Jane Goldenring of Informant Media are producing. Exec producers are Michael A. Simpson, Eric Brenner and Ben Ripley.
Casting director and co-producer John Papsidera conducted a worldwide search for the principal school boys.
Embankment Films represents international sales and has already pre-sold over 30 territories including the UK, France, Germany, Spain, Japan, Australia and all Latin America. The film began production on Feb. 24 in Connecticut.
Pictured: Eddie Izzard.
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