She's not just a writer anymore. Heat vision reports that author Stephenie Meyer is producing the indie romantic comedy Austenland which is scheduled to start shooting this week in the U.K. This is the first time the Twilight novelist has produced a movie that she did not author.
The movie will star Keri Russell(Waitress), JJ Feild (Captain America: The First Avenger), and Bret McKenzie (HBO's Flight of the Conchords), and will be directed by Jerusha Hess, who wrote Napoleon Dynamite and Nacho Libre.
The movie is an adaptation of the novel by Shannon Hale. Though there isn't an official synopsis yet for the movie, there is one for the book. Read the synopsis >> Posted 07.06.11 by Mandy