‘Girl’ star will play twin role

Bynes to lead in contempo 'Night'

“What a Girl Wants” star Amanda Bynes is starring in an untitled pic being produced by Lauren Shuler Donner for DreamWorks.

Film will be a contemporary take on Shakespeare’s “Twelfth Night” — a story about the comic and romantic complications that ensue when a teenage girl poses as her missing twin brother for two weeks.

Shuler Donner will producer under her Donners’ Co. banner.

Bynes most recently starred in Warner Bros. romantic comedy “What a Girl Wants.” Upcoming projects include a voice role in Fox’s animated pic “Robots,” due for release in 2005.

Shuler Donner produced last year’s “X2” for Fox and is developing “X-Men 3” for the studio. She is in post-production on Warner Bros. thriller “Constantine,” starring Keanu Reeves.

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