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'The Inbetweeners Movie' Is Being Remade for the US as 'Virgins America'

There's going to be a US remake of The Inbetweeners Movie, the 2011 UK film based on the popular E4 comedy series about a quartet of horny British teenagers straddling the line between coolness and nerdiness. Deadline reports that the US movie version will be called Virgins America and will be directed by the UK's Jim Field Smith (She's Out of My League, Butter). When it was released two years ago, The Inbetweeners Movie had a stronger opening than any UK comedy ever and a sequel is already underway. An American adaptation of the TV version of The Inbetweeners ran on MTV last year but was canceled after [...]

'The Inbetweeners Movie' Sequel Is Definitely Happening

There's going to be another The Inbetweeners movie. Iain Morris and Damon Beesley, creators of the beloved UK TV series about the trials and tribulations of four averagely-popular teenagers, released a statement confirming the sequel today. The Inbetweeners ran on E4 for three seasons from 2008 to 2010 and spawned The Inbetweeners Movie, which became a smash hit with the biggest opening of any UK comedy ever when it was released in 2011.

In a statement announcing the sequel, Morris and Beesley said, "Frankly, it's pathetic how much we've all missed each other. A new chapter in the lives of The Inbetweeners feels like the very least we can do to thank [...]

MTV Cancels 'The Inbetweeners'

MTV has canceled its new sitcom The Inbetweeners, an adaptation of the hit UK show of the same name, after one season, Deadline reported yesterday. Inbetweeners starred Bubba Lewis, Zack Pearlman, Joey Pollari, and Mark L. Young as a quartet of guys stuck in the gray area in the high school social strata in between being cool and nerdy. The show, adapted for the US by ex-Arrested Development writer Brad Copeland, ran 12 episodes in its first season, but MTV has opted not to renew it due to low ratings. Critics praised The Inbetweeners, but it didn't receive a huge marketing push from the network and a regime change [...]