At the age of four, Michaela was adopted by an American family, who encouraged her love of dancing and enrolled her in classes. She went on to study at the Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis School at the American Ballet Theatre and is now the youngest principal dancer with the Dance Theatre of Harlem.
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The YA romance, which has been described as “intense story of longing and forbidden desire,” centers on a young latina girl whose academic career is thrown into jeopardy when she falls for Tate Collins, a mysterious singer.
Follows Maddy, a teen who has severe combined immunodeficiency (SCID), a rare disease that causes her to be allergic to practically everything. She has spent 17 years hiding out in her home, only seeing her mother and her nurse, Carla. But when a boy named Olly moves in next door, Maddy begins to fall in love.
Goodloe is adapting the debut YA novel by Nicola Yoon, which MGM nabbed before the book even hit shelves.
New Line Cinema and Alloy Entertainment are developing a film adaptation of Maureen Johnson’s hit novel 13 Little Blue Envelopes. Elysa Dutton is set to produce, with Andrea Johnston overseeing for the studio. The story follows a seventeen-year-old girl named Ginny on a coming-of-age adventure.
Logline: When a girl is in a nearly fatal accident, she awakes in an underground lab with a bionic heart in her chest. Navigating through her new life, she uncovers the sinister truth behind those she trusted most, and the chilling secret of her family lineage.