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Stefanie Scott Boards 'Life At These Speeds' With Liana Liberato

Stefanie Scott Boards 'Life At These Speeds' With Liana Liberato

Now we know why Stefanie Scott is in Mississippi!

The 17-year-old Jem & The Holograms actress just announced her new gig in Life At These Speeds, opposite The Best of Me‘s Liana Liberato and Graham Rogers.

“Excited about this new project,” Stefanie wrote on Twitter after jetting out of LA the day before.

Also starring Sam Rockwell and Melanie Lynskey, Life At These Speeds centers on a teenager from the Heartland who loses his best friends in an accident and channels his grief into running, becoming a high school track star.

Congrats, Stef!

Nathan Kress to Direct a 'Henry Danger' Episode!

Nathan Kress to Direct a 'Henry Danger' Episode!

Nathan Kress is stepping behind the camera!

The 22-year-old iCarly alum is returning to Nickelodeon to direct an upcoming episode of Henry Danger!

“I’m so honored to have been given the opportunity to step behind the camera for such a big project, especially at such a young age,” Nathan said. “I don’t take the responsibility lightly. I’ve been preparing for over a month and I can’t wait to flex a different creative muscle in the coming week!”

Nathan will direct the episode “Caved In,” in which Henry (Jace Norman), his sister Charlotte (Ella Anderson), and Ray’s plans for a day of fun are derailed when friend Jasper (Sean Ryan Fox) accidentally triggers the emergency lockdown mode for Junk-N-Stuff and the Man Cave, trapping everyone inside.

The episode is set to air early next year and we can’t wait to see it! Congrats, Nathan!

Paul Wesley to Star in & Produce 'Convergence'

Paul Wesley to Star in & Produce 'Convergence'

Paul Wesley is keeping busy when he’s not working on The Vampire Diaries!

According to Deadline, the 32-year-old actor is set to star in and produce the upcoming a sci-fi action film Convergence.

While plot details are being kept on the DL, the film “follows a group of underground biotech engineers, including an MIT student wunderkind, exploring a new technology far beyond their expectations and beyond the limits of human control.”

“My first couple of hiatuses I was looking for indies to separate me from the younger material,” Paul told the site. “Now I’m looking for flawed characters, because my (Vampire Diaries) character is very heroic. My character in Convergence is not the protagonist but is the guy who pushes things a little too far, and too hard, and produces some scary results.”

Congrats, Paul!

Greer Grammer Heads To 'Melissa & Joey'!

Greer Grammer Heads To 'Melissa & Joey'!

Greer Grammer is leaving her Awkward. days behind her…

Deadline reports that the 22-year-old actress will guest star on the upcoming season of ABC Family’s Melissa and Joey, which returns on Wednesday, January 14th.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Greer Grammer

Greer will play McKenna, a wannabe actress coached by Mel’s niece Lennox (Taylor Spreitler). McKenna will go through a rough period of adjustment until she finds her inner Dorothy Parker.

WHAT DO YOU THINK about Greer’s new role? Are you excited to see her on ABC Family?

FYI: Greer is not leaving Awkward. altogether. Just hopping networks for a bit!

Britt Robertson Lands Lead Role in 'Cook' with Eddie Murphy

Britt Robertson Lands Lead Role in 'Cook' with Eddie Murphy

Britt Robertson is on fire!

According to Deadline, the 24-year-old actress has been cast in the upcoming movie Cook as Charlotte!

Cook follows a cook hired by a dying man to make meals for his girlfriend and his daughter after he passes.

Eddie Murphy is set to play the titular Henry Church, an artistic man who agrees to care for the dying Marie Brody and her daughter Charlotte for six months, only to end up ingrained in their lives for the next 15 years.”

Congrats on the new gig, Britt! We can’t wait to see it!

James Maslow Lands Lead in Indie Thriller 'Wild for the Night'

James Maslow Lands Lead in Indie Thriller 'Wild for the Night'

James Maslow‘s acting career is taking off!

According to Variety, the 24-year-old Big Time Rush hottie is set to star in the upcoming indie thriller Wild for the Night.

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Ella Purnell Joins Asa Butterfield For 'Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children'

Ella Purnell Joins Asa Butterfield For 'Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children'

Looks like Ella Purnell is joining Asa Butterfield in Tim Burton‘s Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children!

According to Variety, the 18-year-old Maleficent star will star opposite Eva Green who has been cast as the title role of Miss Peregrine.

Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children, based on the Ransom Riggs‘ novel of the same name, is about a teenager named Jacob (Butterfield) who follows clues to a mysterious island searching for answers after witnessing his grandfather’s bizarre and horrific death.

Congrats, Ella!

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