One of our favorite books, Lauren Oliver’s be 2010 debut novel, Before I Fall, will adapted into a movie.

When will the movie be released?  2016 (it seems SO far away!)

Who will direct? Actress and director, Ry Russo Young,

Who will play Samantha Kingston??  Zoey Deutch.

Who will write the screenplay?  Maria Maggenti, Gina Prince-Bythewood and Lauren Oliver will share screenwriting credit.

This will be the next release for Awesomeness Film.

EDIT:  Filming to begin in November 2015! (Per Lauren’s tweet to us on October 8, 2015)

Here is the book trailer:

More about the book from author Lauren Oliver’s blog:

What if you had only one day to live? What would you do?

Who would you kiss? And how far would you go to save your own life?

Samantha Kingston has it all: the world’s most crush-worthy boyfriend, three amazing best friends, and first pick of everything at Thomas Jefferson High—from the best table in the cafeteria to the choicest parking spot. Friday, February 12, should be just another day in her charmed life.

Instead, it turns out to be her last.

Then she gets a second chance. Seven chances, in fact. Reliving her last day during one miraculous week, she will untangle the mystery surrounding her death—and discover the true value of everything she is in danger of losing.