Based on a children's book written by Judith Viorst, the story centers on a family coping with the worst day of their lives. Ed Oxenbould will be portraying the titled character whose day gets worse when he wakes up with gum in his hair. Steve Carell and Jennifer Garner are also starring as his parents.
Miguel Arteta is directing from a script written by Lisa Cholodenko. 21 Laps' Shawn Levy is producing alongside the Jim Henson Company's Lisa Henson and Jason Lust.
Ed Oxenbould also appeared in Matthew Moore's short film Julian. No production schedule has been released.
Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day comes to theaters October 10th, 2014 and stars Steve Carell, Jennifer Garner, Bella Thorne, Jennifer Coolidge, Burn Gorman, Dylan Minnette, Megan Mullally, Kerris Dorsey. The film is directed by Miguel Arteta.