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Chris Colfer-Written Pilot Sold to Disney Channel

April 21, 2011 (3:54 am) GMT
Based on Florence Laughlin's children book, 'The Little Leftover Witch' is about to start filming.
Chris Colfer

Not only is a talented singer and actor, but he is also a writer. The star of Fox's "" has sold a pilot titled "The Little Leftover Witch", which he wrote, to Disney Channel. Deadline reports the mouse house will start shooting it soon.

The pilot is based on a children's book of the same name by Florence Laughlin. The story follows a little witch who is taken in by a new family after her broom breaks and she drops out of the sky. Further details about the project are not available yet.

Colfer is on board to write a script for indie movie "" in which he is also set to star. The 20-year-old Golden Globe nominee will embark on a "Glee" tour with his cast mates after wrapping production for the show's second season this spring.

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