Source: Screen DailyScreen Daily
reports that Arclight Films has set Amber Heard
to star in its new thriller The Applicant
and Francis McCarthy
co-wrote the story about an underage prep school senior obsessed with getting into Yale. She'll stop at nothing to get her way, and her exploits include seducing and ruining the life of an admissions director with connections to a top Yale professor.
will to direct and Hal Lieberman and J Todd Harris are producing. Production is set to begin early next year. Heard continues to pick up more work following roles in And Soon The Darkness, The Ward, The Rum Diary, Drive Angry 3D
and more, all of which have yet to have their wide release. 2011 should be a big year for the bombshell.