According to the official facebook page for Rina’s Magic Bracelet Movie, Jackson is set to star in the film! Diablo Cody is adapting the screenplay, with Jon Poll set to direct. Other confirmed stars include Hailee Steinfeld and Bailee Madison. Filming begins on December 7th.
Here’s the synposis for the film.
This is an uplifting story about a ‘magic’ bracelet with a mysterious past and mystical powers that ultimately link two teenagers, Angela (Hailee Steinfeld) and Ashley (Bailee Madison) and their make-shift families. Ashley, with a cheese-obsessed dog (Surf Dog Ricochet) in tow, has visions of finding a cure for her life-threatening illness.
And the press release via the facebook page.
MAJOR CASTING NEWS:
Jackson Rathbone-known for his role as Jasper Cullen in the Twilight Series films has joined the Magic Bracelet Cast!
For anyone that knew Rina, knows what a HUGE Twilight fan she was. This is part of “Dreaming Big”. For those of you who had twilight fan chats with Rina-leave a comment and share a story.
How did they get Jackson Rathbone-let’s just say that it started with a huge sign from Rina that is who she wanted. As her dear “Mito Big Sis” Sheridan said, Rina has become quite the organizer/director from above. Thrilled and honored to have Jackson joining the already amazing talented cast.