Paramount has inked a deal with British author and screenwriter Emma Forrest to develop a feature for “iCarly” star Miranda Cosgrove.
Paramount had been developing the project for the Nickelodeon thesp for the past year ( Daily Variety , Feb. 10, 2009).
Her move into features comes as Par tries to rev up MTV Films and Nickelodeon Movies.
Forrest will rewrite “How Can You Do This to Me?” Pic centers on a teen whose life is turned upside down when her divorced parents try to revive their relationship. Gil Netter and Brad Weston are producing.
Forrest has penned several books, including young adult tomes “Namedropper” and “Thin Skin.”