“Hannah Montana” star Miley Cyrus is getting her own Disney film vehicle by author Nicholas Sparks (“The Notebook,” “A Walk to Remember”) reports Variety.
Sparks is writing an untitled novel and simultaneously working on a screenplay adaptation for the film for Disney-based Offspring Entertainment.
Sparks’ premise intrigued Cyrus, her family and the producers who are keeping the plot under wraps. Cyrus won’t sing but only act in the Sparks drama that touches on family and romance.
Adam Shankman and Jennifer Gibgot will produce. The book will be published next Fall, no word on the film’s release date yet.