A couple of news items about movies based on teen novels:
Jamie Campbell Bower is in talks for the lead of Jace in The Mortal Instruments movies. Lily Collins has already been signed to play Clary Fray.
You can also read about Cassandra Clare’s response to his audition tape.
According to Deadline, Mary Harron has been selected to direct Wicked Lovely. The script was written by Caroline Thompson and will be produced by Vince Vaughn, Victoria Vaughn and Peter Billingsley. Harron has most recently director The Moth Diaries.