Oak Park teen to star in movie

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By Anna Lothson

Staff Reporter

Tavi Gevinson, an Oak Park teen who has previously received national attention for her fashion blog and website, has snagged a role in an upcoming film directed by Nicole Holofcener ("Friends with Money" and "Walking and Talking").

Gevinson will make her big-screen debut in the film that's about a woman who pursues a man she's interested in, only to find the man is her new friend's ex-husband. The film is currently untitled and is in pre-production. Major stars include Toni Collette, Catherine Keener, Julia Louis-Dreyfus and James Galdofini.

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Stephen M. Scott from Oak Park, Illinois  

Posted: August 20th, 2012 1:14 PM

Good for this young lady; she has lots to be proud of. Hope she has developed some strong ability to ignore the haters like 'OP Resident' below.

OP Resident  

Posted: August 17th, 2012 2:50 PM

Is her 15 minutes up yet?

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