Actress and former “Ledge” star Amber Rose is getting a superstar treatment at the set of a new movie adaptation of her hit novel, “The Linge.”
The movie is being directed by “Superheroes” filmmaker Kevin Macdonald.
The film, which stars Rose, Jennifer Garner, Chris Hemsworth, and Matthew Modine, is scheduled to open on March 21.
In the film, Rose will be played by actress Kelli Russell.
The story follows a group of friends who meet and fall in love in the woods, after being separated by a tornado.
Russell was the lead actress on the 2011 film, “Serenity,” and she has since appeared in films including “Hollywood Love Affair” and “The House.”
The “Linge” adaptation is the first time a female star has played a prominent role in a Hollywood film.
Rose was previously the lead in the 2014 comedy “I Am Not Your Negro,” and the actor is the only one to have appeared in all three of her “Lands of Gold” movies.
Related stories Amber Rose, Kate Beckinsale on ‘I Am not Your Negro’ in new movie, ‘Lands’ Rose, who is repped by WME, is repping a number of her own movies including “Lights Out” and the upcoming sequel “The Last Airbender.”
She has also appeared in the TV series “The Goldbergs” and was the first African-American actress to star in the series “Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce.”
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