"Little Miss Sunshine" directors Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris signed on to direct the film years ago.
Perrotta's novels "Little Children" and "Election" have already been turned into A-list films.
Did you read "The Abstinence Teacher"? Who would you have cast Bullock and Carell?
Sandra Bullock at the Vanity Fair Oscar party in West Hollywood, Calif. in March. (AP Photo/Peter Kramer)
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