Wednesday, February 8, 2012

Alcon Bewitched By "Beautiful Creatures"

Alcon Entertainment reports that actors Jack O’Connell ("This Is England") and Alice Englert are in final negotiations to star in the romance "Beautiful Creatures", adapting the first of a five-novel supernatural series by authors Kami Garcia and Margaret Stohl. The new screenplay will be written by Richard LaGravenese :

"...high-school student 'Ethan Wate' meets and becomes bewitched by 'Lena Duchannes', a teenager whose family has moved to the small South Carolina town where he lives. The two must confront a curse that has haunted her family for generations as she comes to grips with her powers..."

Filming will start April 2012, in and around the New Orleans area.

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