Amazing news for fans of Gayle Forman's If I Stay, a 2009 tearjerker about a girl in a coma, deciding whether she wants to stay and live or leave. Not only is a director in talks but Mia has been cast! According to Variety, Chloe Grace Moretz will lead the movie, produced by Lionsgate. Continue reading for more details!
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Chloe Grace Moretz's best known for her role as Hit Girl in Kick-Ass and will be starring as the lead in the upcoming horror remake of Carrie. I think she's an amazing actress, and I love that she'll finally be in a YA book adaptation. Nashville's executive producer, RJ Cutler, is in talks to direct the film.
I haven't read the book because I need to be in the mood for such an emotional read, but it's sitting on my bookshelf! I'm very excited that it's making progress! Hopefully more updates will happen soon!
#IfIStay movie news, anyone? We havea Mia @chloegmoretz and a director @rjcutler & I'm delighted about both of them. tinyurl.com/bzplxma
— gayle forman (@gayleforman) January 24, 2013
What do you think? Have you read If I Stay? Who would you want to play Adam? Happy about the switch from Fanning to Moretz as Mia? Sound off below!