eOne, Angry Films and Moonriver Content, have announced Babysitting, which eOne will finance and produce.
Iain Morris will direct the film that takes place over one night and centres on a young artist who has a series of disastrous events befall him while being forced to babysit the child of his arrogant boss. In France, Babysitting was the most successful French film of 2014.
Angry Films’ Don Murphy and Susan Montford, and Moonriver’s Xavier Marchand will produce.
Christophe Cervoni and Marc Fiszman produced the original and will receive producer credits on the remake. Nicolas Benamou and Phillippe Lacheau directed that film and are also credited on the remake.
Peter Hoare, whose film Killing Hasselhoff will debut this autumn, will write the script. He is also a writer on CBS’ Kevin Can Wait.
Murphy and Montford said: “We are thrilled to be producing this side-splitting