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Emma Roberts Gets "Wild"

May 3, 2007 (3:40 am) GMT
Teen star Emma Roberts will topline a comedy of Universal Pictures and Working Title Films production entitled "Wild Child."
Emma Roberts Gets "Wild"

Good things seemingly keep happening to young starlet . Following her role in "", the beauty reportedly has landed another starring slot in "", a new comedy feature from Universal Pictures and Working Title Films.

Here Roberts is plotted to play a spoiled Malibu princess whose penchant for wildness drives her father to send her to a strict, all-girls English boarding school. The story is based on the experiences of the film's screenwriter, Lucy Dahl, the daughter of Welsh author Roald Dahl also a boarding school alumna.

Shooting is due to begin this summer under the direction of Nick Moore with Tim Bevan and Eric Fellner producing alongside Diana Phillips. The flick will be the third big screen project Working Title put into production this summer after "" and "."

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