Gym Teacher: The Movie

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Gym Teacher: The Movie
Gym Teacher The Movie DVD Cover.jpg
DVD cover
Directed by Paul Dinello
Produced by Lauren Levine
Stanley M. Brooks
Jim Head
Scott McAboy
Amy Sydorick
Written by Daniel Altiere
Steven Altiere
Starring Christopher Meloni
Nathan Kress
Amy Sedaris
David Alan Grier
Chelah Horsdal
Music by Daniel Licht
Cinematography Attila Szalay
Edited by Cindy Parisotto
Distributed by Nickelodeon
Release date
September 12, 2008
Running time
103 min.
Country United States
Language English
Budget $3,000,000[citation needed]

Gym Teacher: The Movie is a 2008 Nickelodeon Original Movie. It stars Christopher Meloni, Nathan Kress, Amy Sedaris, David Alan Grier and Chelah Horsdal. It premiered on September 12, 2008.[1]


David "Dave" Stewie (Christopher Meloni) is a middle school PE teacher who sees a forthcoming award as a way to redeem himself of his greatest regret, a failure to make the 1988 US Olympic Team. Meanwhile, Roland Waffle (Nathan Kress) is a new transfer student who is completely non-athletic and wears a helmet at all times due to his mother worrying he will get hurt. Abigail "Abby" Hoffman (Amy Sedaris) is the principal who carries "a Filipino fighting stick" to assault night prowlers lurking after school.



Filming took place in Vancouver, British Columbia; all school scenes were filmed at Templeton Secondary School.[citation needed]

DVD release

The DVD of the film was released on February 3, 2009.


  1. ^ Mike Hale (September 11, 2008). "The Mental Gymnastics of a Phys Ed Teacher". The New York Times. Retrieved March 12, 2016.

External links

  • Gym Teacher: The Movie on IMDb
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