Front of the Class is a 2008 American drama film based on the book by Brad Cohen, Front of the Class: How Tourette Syndrome Made Me the Teacher I Never . Drama . Patricia Heaton and James Wolk in Front of the Class (2008) James Wolk and Nicholas . Hallmark Hall of Fame: Front of the Class (#58.1) See more » . Front of the Class is inspired by the true story of Brad Cohen, a young man diagnosed with Tourette Syndrome . 'Front of the Class' is based on the true story of Brad Cohen -- played in the movie by Jimmy Wolk -- who . Starring Jimmy Wolk, Treat Williams, and Patricia Heaton, Front of the Class is the triumphant life story of Brad Cohen, a man who overcomes incredible . Front of the Class: How Tourette Syndrome Made Me the Teacher I Never Had [Brad Cohen, Lisa Wysocky] on Amazon.com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying . Front of the Class is based on a true story and is a very inspiring one about a man with Tourette's Syndrome and how he battled with it. I though James Wolk did . Front of the Class was viewed by over 12 million people. Thank you Hallmark Hall of Fame for sharing my story. The movie is based on the true story of Brad . Find out more about the Hall of Fame movie presentation of 'Front of the Class,' starring Patricia Heaton and Treat Williams.