Happy belated birthday to Hailee Steinfeld who turned 17 on Wednesday (December 11). The actress tweeted a photo on Tuesday alongside the caption: “So many things to be happy about.”
Hailee is still filming Barely Lethal in Atlanta and already has a new role lined up. Based on the novel Ten Thousand Saints – she’ll be playing a pregnant teenage punk in the ’80s.
Teen Vogue reports the story is about a teenage boy who drops out of school and moves to the East Village after his friend dies of an overdose. He goes on to make friends with a straight crowd.
Other movies coming out for the actress are Can a Song Save Your Life?, Hateship Loveship with Kristen Wiig-led and The Keeping Room, a civil war thriller with Sam Worthington and Brit Marling.