Another local ‘Paul Blart’?

Will Kevin James film another movie in Boston? Perhaps. The Hollywood Reporter says that Andy Fickman, who recently directed the comedy “Parental Guidance,” has signed on to direct a sequel to “Paul Blart: Mall Cop” (above), a 2009 James hit that was filmed at the Burlington Mall. THR says production will start in April but doesn’t specify where. James has been a regular around Massachusetts over the past few years. His local titles include “Grown Ups,” “Grown Ups 2,” “Here Comes the Boom,” and “Zookeeper.” He had his wife had their third child here in 2011.

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