Sports Babysitter: According to Variety, George Tillman Jr. and Robert Teitel's State Street Pictures and A Squared Prods. have sold their untitled "Sports Babysitter" pitch to 20th Century Fox. Project is based on an article in Details magazine by Chris Smith.
Story is about a star NFL quarterback who jeopardizes his lucrative corporate endorsement deal when he misbehaves in public. With the publicity-rich Super Bowl fast approaching, the company hires a child psychologist to "baby-sit" the wayward athlete and protect their brand from further scandal.
Sean McGinly will pen the screenplay.