Shailene Woodley Offered Lead in "The Fault In Our Stars"

Shailene Woodley Offered Lead in

The movie roles keep rolling in for Shailene Woodley as the actress has reportedly been offered the lead in “The Fault in Our Stars.”

According to Entertainment Weekly on Tuesday (March 19), the “Descendants” starlet had been rumored to land the starring role in the Josh Boone spearheaded film for some time.

Written by by Scott Neustadter and Michael H. Weber, the movie is described as follows: 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.

In response to the announcement, the book”s author tweeted, “There were so many amazing auditions for the role of Hazel, but Shailene”s love for the book and her understanding of Hazel blew me away.”