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Ellen Page Scores Her Directorial Debut With 'Miss Stevens'

February 8, 2013 (7:48 am) GMT
The 'Juno' young actress will direct Anna Faris in the film about a teacher who chaperones a group of students to a drama competition.

will soon add the title 'director' to her resume. The 25-year-old "" actress has just nabbed her directorial debut through a project called "".

Per Variety, the titular character depicter in critically-acclaimed 2007 film "" is set to direct for the project. The wife of will play a teacher who chaperones a group of high school students to a state drama competition.

Page's project has tapped Julia Hart as the scribe. Set to produce the film are Jordan Horowitz, Gary Gilbert and Doug Wald. No other actors have been tapped to join Faris and it is still unclear when the project will kick off the production.

Page, who is often nominated in some film awards and has made it to Entertainment Weekly's future A-List stars list, will next be seen in indie pic "". Her upcoming big project is "" which will begin shooting this spring.

Faris, meanwhile, was last seen in comedy ensemble "" and will have her other star-studded comedy film, "", premiered at the upcoming SXSW Festival.

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