Ed Oxenbould to Star in ‘Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day’

The Disney movie will star Steve Carell and Jennifer Garner

Disney has cast young actor Ed Oxenbould to play the title character in "Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day."

Steve Carell and Jennifer Garner star in the film, which is based on the award-winning children's book by Judith Viorst.

Miguel Arteta is directing, while The Jim Henson Company is producing with 21 Laps.

Story follows young Alexander through the mishaps of a terrible day for his family after he wishes they all would experience the same troubles he does.

Disney is hoping that October 10, 2014 will be a very good day for "Alexander" to hit theaters.

Oxenbould is repped by Industry Entertainment and Sophie Jermyn Management in Australia.