David Heyman’s Heyday Tv Adapting Greg Howard’s ‘Center Faculty’s A Drag, You Higher Werk!’ For TV
EXCLUSIVE: As soon as Upon A Time…in Hollywood and Marriage Story producer David Heyman’s Heyday Tv is adapting Greg Howard’s e book Center Faculty’s A Drag, You Higher Werk! for tv.
Deadline understands that Heyday Tv, which produces collection together with BBC One thriller The Seize, is working with its three way partnership associate NBCUniversal Worldwide Studios on the undertaking.
The e book, which was revealed by Penguin Random Home earlier this month, focuses on an enterprising boy who begins his personal junior expertise company and indicators a 13 year-old aspiring drag queen as his first consumer.
Twelve-year-old Mikey Pruit, president, founder, and CEO of Something, Inc, has at all times been an entrepreneur at coronary heart. Impressed by his grandfather Pap Pruitt, who efficiently ran all kinds of companies from a automotive wash to a roadside peanut stand, Mikey continues to be searching for his million-dollar thought. Sadly, most of his concepts up to now have failed. A child twister ran off together with his common retailer, and the youngsters in his neighborhood by no means did come again for his or her second croquet lesson. However Mikey is decided to maintain at it.
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It isn’t till child drag queen Coco Caliente, Mistress of Insanity and Mayhem, aka eighth grader Julian Vasquez, walks into his workplace, which is his household’s storage/laundry room, searching for an agent that Mikey thinks he’s lastly discovered his million-dollar thought, and the Something Expertise and Pizzazz Company is born. Quickly, Mikey has a complete roster of child shoppers seeking to hit it massive or at the least win the center faculty expertise present’s hundred-dollar prize. As newly out Mikey prepares Julian for the gig of a lifetime, he realizes there’s no rulebook for being homosexual – and if Julian may be brazenly homosexual in school, possibly Mikey can, too, and inform his crush, dreamy Colton Sanford, how he feels.
Howard beforehand wrote The Whispers, which is at present beneath choice by Name Me By Your Title producer Peter Spears.
Howard is represented by UTA and Brianne Johnson at Writers Home. Heyday Tv is represented by UTA.