Crazy U Movie

Crazy U movie production status is currently Development

March 22, 2013 • Story selection and rights acquired; idea being crafted into usable script; financing and casting attachments sought; aiming for 'greenlight'. Jesse Andrews has come aboard to write the script.

Who's Involved:

Kevin Misher, Will Ferrell, Adam McKay, Dan Fogelman, Jessica Elbaum, Jesse Andrews

Release Date:

To Be Announced (TBA)

Rating: N/A

Runtime: N/A

Plot: What's the story about?

A father tries to brave the cutthroat competition to get his son accepted into the perfect college. Obsessed with keeping his son from making that one wrong step that could dash the youth’s dreams, dad tries to get an audience with the most sought after and expensive private college consultant in the country, insinuates himself in helping his son past the SATs, and all the campus tours and stressful admissions interviews, all culminating in waiting for the fat envelope that will determine success or failure in getting into an elite school that will siphon off all dad’s savings.

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Crew: Who's making Crazy U

A look at the Crazy U behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's writer Jesse Andrews last wrote Every Day and Me and Earl and the Dying Girl.



Jesse Andrews


Jessica Elbaum
Will Ferrell
Dan Fogelman
Adam McKay
Kevin Misher

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Production: What we know about Crazy U

Key Facts

  1. Based on the 2011 book "Crazy U: One Dad's Crash Course In Getting His Kid Into College" by Andrew Ferguson.

Filming Timeline

On or about March 22, 2013, the film was in Development status.

Jesse Andrews has come aboard to write the script.

On or about March 30, 2012, the film was in Development status.

Crazy U Release Date: When is it coming out?

Crazy U is coming out To Be Announced (TBA).

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