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Leighton Meester to make Broadway debut

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Dec 09, 2013 | 8:25am EST

Actress Leighton Meester is set to make her Broadway debut in a new star-studded stage production of Depression era drama Of Mice And Men. The former Gossip Girl star is set to play the role of lonely farm beauty Curly's Wife in the production, which is based on John Steinbeck's 1937 novel and directed by Tony Award winner Anna Shapiro. Meester is the latest star to sign up to the project and will appear on stage alongside James Franco, who plays migrant worker George, and Chris O'Dowd, who will take on the role of mentally challenged Lennie in the classic drama.

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