Josh Boone to Direct The Fault in Our Stars

Fox 2000′s adaptation of John Green’s bestselling novel The Fault in Our Stars has found a director in Josh Boone, the man behind the upcoming Writers (formerly Stuck in Love), says a story at The Hollywood Reporter.

The script, by Scott Neustadter and Michael H. Weber, made 2012′s “Black List” of unproduced screenplays with the following official log line:

Based on the eponymous novel by John Green, a teenage girl stricken with cancer falls for a boy in her support group and the two form a bond as they deal with their illnesses.

The trade also makes note of Shailene Woodley’s rumored involvement with the project. While she’s not signed on as of yet, the Amazing Spider-Man 2 star is said to be in the running for the female lead.

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