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As it goes, many actors eventually tire of being the pretty things told where to stand and made to deliver someone else's lines and bring someone else's vision to life and decide to take control and that usually expresses itself as a spin in the director's chair. Prepping to be the next slashie (as in actor/director) is none other than pocket-sized Canuck Ellen Page, who shot to fame thanks to quirk-fest Juno, the bracing Hard Candy and her solid work in Inception.

According to Deadline Hollywood, Page is ready to direct and her first project will be Miss Stevens and the even-better news is her lead actress will be none other than the hysterical and underrated Anna Faris. The blond actress, who is known for going there for a laugh (see Scary Movie 1-4, The House Bunny, Smiley Face, Observe and Report, etc.) will play a frenzied high school »

- Andrea Miller

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