“Harry Potter” film series star Emma Watson and “Percy Jackson” actor Logan Lerman have signed on to “The Perks Of Being A Wallflower” for Summit Entertainment reports Screen Daily.
Based on Stephen Chbosky’s coming-of-age novel, the story follows the trials and tribulations of a 15-year-old outsider (Lerman). Watson will play his first love.
Chbosky adapted the screenplay from his own novel and makes his feature directorial debut. Shooting kicks off in the summer. Chris Columbus, Lianne Halfon and Russell Smith will produce.