The Notebook: It wasn’t over, it still isn’t over thanks to the theater.
The beloved 2004 romance film based on Nicholas Sparks’s hit novel of the same name is being adapted into a musical and guess what? Its leading lady was just announced.
No, Rachel McAdams isn’t returning to portray the iconic role of Allie. But the woman who is has starred in everything from High School Musical to Grease: Live and Rent: Live. It’s Vanessa Hudgens.
According to Entertainment Tonight, the 30-year-old actress is set to play the lead in the first reading of the play at Vassar and New York Stage & Film’s annual summer play development incubator.