Kyle Newman (The Hollow)has agreed to direct the remake of Revenge of the Nerds for Fox Atomic Studios.

The film is the remake of the 1984 classic, starring a very young Anthony Edwards; it will reteam Newman with writer Adam F. Goldberg, who worked together on Newman's upcoming Fanboys, says The Hollywood Reporter.

No production schedule is set for the 2007 release of Revenge of the Nerds.