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"John" Invites Jamie Linden In

June 29, 2007 (2:58 am) GMT
"We Are Marshall" screenwriter Jamie Linden has been assigned to pen for New Line Cinema's adaptation of Nicholas Sparks' novel "Dear John."

Bringing its upcoming project of "" to deeper level of development, New Line Cinema has picked up "" scribe Jamie Linden to be in charge of writing matters for the romantic drama.

Adapted from Nicholas Sparks' best-selling novel of the same name, the picture concerns a soldier home on leave who falls for a college girl, but opts to re-enlist after 9/11 tragedy instead of returning home to her. His decision later leads to a realization that time and distance have taken a toll on their commitment to each other.

Attached to topline is "" star with Marty Bowen and Wyck Godfrey both producing through their studio-based Temple Hill Entertainment shingle. The latter two recently carried out the same duty on "", also for New Line, and are currently bound to produce the company's other big screen project "."


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