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Vanessa Hudgens Cast as Pregnant Teen in Indie Drama

April 30, 2011 (5:51 am) GMT
The actress who is in the final stage of negotiations will star opposite Brendan Fraser in 'Gimmer Shelter'.
Vanessa Hudgens Cast as Pregnant Teen in Indie Drama

is eying an indie project as her next movie after "". THR said in its report that the actress is in "final negotiations" to star in "" which will pair her up with .

If Hudgens indeed is cast, she would portray a pregnant teen girl who is homeless after fleeing from her abusive mother. She starts a journey to find her biological father who had her through a youthful fling. He first "takes her in but then throws her out when she refuses to abort her child". Fraser is to slip in the role of the girl's father.

The script is developed by Ron Krauss who would also direct the film and produce the movie along with Jeff Rice and Dama Claire. Production is scheduled to start at the end of the May and filming will take place in Connecticut.

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