Mike White wrote the screenplay for the film School of Rock
, about a failed rock musician who pretends to be a substitute teacher. His other film credits include the award-winning Chuck & Buck
, in which he also starred, The Good Girl
, and Orange County
. His next film project, Nacho Libre
, which stars Jack Black and is being directed by Jared Hess, begins shooting this fall.
Cressida Leyshon is the deputy fiction editor of The New Yorker.
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