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Karey Kirkpatrick Teaching at "Pirate School"

April 11, 2007 (9:44 am) GMT
"Over the Hedge" writer-director Karey Kirkpatrick is on duty to pen for family action comedy "Captain Abdul's Pirate School" which he is also attached to direct.

Continues to stay in his expertise of writing family fare, Karey Kirkpatrick has given his commitment to pen a screenplay for an action comedy flick entitled "" while being attached to also direct, The Hollywood Reporter has learned.

The project marks the first of the collaboration Kirkpatrick has struck with Nickelodeon Movies and MTV Films through his newly-established Blue Shirt Productions as he recently inked a two-year, first-look production deal with both companies to provide live-action family fare for them.

No word yet on either cast or production schedule for "Pirate School", but it is revealed that the picture will be made based on Colin McNaughton's book of the same name. Meanwhile, Kirkpatrick is said to work on the script together with his writing partners Clare Sera and Chris Poche, who previously penned additional dialogue for Kirkpatrick's 2006 animated feature "."

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