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A remake of Revenge of the Nerds was slated for release in 2007 by Fox Atomic. Starring Adam Brody, Jenna Dewan-Tatum, and directed by Fanboys' Kyle Newman, the film shot for two weeks and then was shut down due to disappointing dailies and other difficulties. The project was shelved indefinitely, and 20th Century Fox has no plans to pursue another remake.

This is good news for fans of the original, as this means, instead of some mediocre reboot, we might finally see the original cast reuniting sometime in the near future for a true sequel. Robert 'Lewis' Carradine and Curtis 'Booger' Armstrong are hosting a new TBS reality series called King of the Nerds, where various dorks of different flavors battle it out for the crown. We chatted with these two Nerd Kings, and it was here that they revealed their plans for a Revenge of the Nerds sequel that »


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