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Disney Actress Danielle Panabaker Cast in 'Friday the 13th'

April 12, 2008 (6:22 am) GMT
The star of several Disney Channel original movies has been tapped to star in the Marcus Nispel's horror remake about a serial slasher killing kids at a camp.
Danielle Panabaker

The actress who often appeared in Disney Channel original movies will soon be seen in the upcoming horror film "". According to Bloody-Disgusting, the 21-year-old actress has been signed to star in the Platinum Dunes' remake movie.

Though it is still unclear what character she will be portraying, the co-star of in "" is said to be starring as one of the camp counselors at the Camp Crystal Lake and will share the screen with earlier cast that include , Derek Mears and . Joining her in the ensemble are "" actor Aaron Yoo and "Transformers" thesp Travis Van Winkle.

Panabaker started her acting career through roles in televisions. She has appeared in "The Guardian", "Malcolm in the Middle" as well as "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit". Apart from that, she has also appeared in two Disney Channel original movies, "Stuck in the Suburbs" and "Read It and Weep". Her shot at movie roles came from Disney's "" and "". She will next be seen starring opposite in "".

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