Fanning Sisters to Star in ‘The Nightingale’ Adaptation

Fanning Sisters to Star in ‘The Nightingale’ Adaptation

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Real life sisters,Elle and Dakota Fanning will portray fictional sisters in The Nightingale movie. The movie is based on the bestselling 2015 novel by Kristin Hannah. It will be directed by Melanie Laurent, star of  Inglorious Bastards. Dana Stevens, who also wrote the film adaption of Nicholas Sparks’ novel Safe Haven, is set to write the film.   Image via Amazon   The novel follows two sisters in France during World War 2. The older sister, named Vianne Mauriac, has a husband who is sent into battle while she is at home with her young daughter. When she has to …

Katherine Heigl to Star in Netflix Adaptation of Kristin Hannah’s ‘Firefly Lane’

Katherine Heigl to Star in Netflix Adaptation of Kristin Hannah’s ‘Firefly Lane’

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Grey’s Anatomy Katherine Heigl is coming back to the small screen with Netflix’s Firefly Lane.   Image Via Amazon When describing Kristin Hannah’s novel Amazon writes: “In the summer of 1974, Kate Mularkey has accepted her place at the bottom of the eighth-grade social food chain. Then, to her amazement, the “coolest girl in the world” moves in across the street and wants to be her friend.” Against all odds, they become inseparable friends, and the novel isn’t even in full swing. Spanning three decades, the novel follows the ups and downs of their relation, all culminating into a single betrayal that …